• Classroom Resources
  1. Barnaby Bear visits a castle

    Duration: 01.40

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    Barnaby Bear visits a medieval castle and looks at some of the furnishings and clothing.

  2. Birthdays in the 1930s

    Duration: 03.13

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    Lauren's grandmother Marge recounts her sixth birthday, back in 1938.

  3. Birthdays in the 1960s

    Duration: 03.11

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    Kevin looks back at his sixth birthday, in 1968.

  4. Birthdays in the 1990s

    Duration: 02.00

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    Lauren celebrates her sixth birthday with family and friends.

  5. Christmas presents in Victorian times (dramatisation)

    Duration: 03.28

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    The presents that poor and rich people would have received during the Victorian era.

  6. Life at home in the 1930s

    Duration: 03.57

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    Home life for children in 1930s Britain, focusing on the kitchen and living room.

  7. Life at home in the 1960s

    Duration: 04.33

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    Home life for children in 1960s Britain, focusing on the kitchen and living room.

  8. Tudor cookery in the kitchens of the poor (drama)

    Duration: 01.15

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    A recreation of a Tudor kitchen with mother and children at work.