Recover the wreck(KS2)

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Sunken Stories KS2 workshop

Sunken Stories KS2 workshop

KS2 Science, Technology, Maths, Engineering, Geography, History, Literacy
Suitable for Years 3 – 6 (differentiated for year group)


In this workshop

Work as marine archaeologists and take on a sunken treasure quest to find the wreck of the SS Gairsoppa.

Find out how clever robot technology was used to recover precious cargo from the ship. Explore the science behind how items including precious letters survived at the bottom of the ocean. See original objects recovered from the ship to find out what they tell us about life during the Second World War.

Availability: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Duration:  45 minutes

Cost: £100 (+VAT) per workshop (£120 inc. VAT)

Group size: 35 pupils max, up to 3 classes per day

Adult : pupil ratio  (KS2) 1:6 (plus SEND support staff)

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