Exploring home and tradition

Use class discussion, hot seating and creative responses to explore the homes and heritages of Gypsy, Roma and Irish Traveller communities. (PSHE and English, KS2)

Exploring home and tradition is a KS2 Primary classroom resource steered by lived experience for the PSHE and English curriculum; written by writer and arts practitioner, Dr Jo Clement in collaboration with Maxine Lambert, Teacher for Traveller Education, Dennis Parkes from Carden Primary, and Suzanna King of Friends, Families and Travellers.

In a series of short and practical activities, pupils will engage with conversations about home and belonging whilst exploring the living situations and cultural practices of Romany Gypsy, Roma and Irish Traveller communities.

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