Teacher's Toolkit: The Prisoner's Perilous Plot
Lesson ideas and resources
The pre and post-visit classroom activities will introduce the Tower of London and place the pupils’ mission into a historical context. They include class discussion, drama and role play and creative writing and have been designed around the new National Curriculum to support your pupils to develop the skills needed to become successful Time Explorers.
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Films for the classroom
Before your visit
'How to do a mission' film
This film introduces your pupils to the Tower of London and explains what to expect when they arrive. It also shows what they need to do to complete their mission.
Lady film 1 - Mission briefing
Introduce your pupils to their mission and meet Arbella Seymour, the character in need of their help.
After your visit
Lady film 2 - Mission complete!
Your mission is complete! Arbella Seymour is very grateful, but she has a new classroom challenge for your pupils - to help her escape!