KS2 Geography - Coasts; Local Study
KS1-2 History - Local Study - Life in the Past
KS2 English/Literacy - Non-fiction texts - First-person reports
Aims of resource:
To explore the inspiring history of Hullís fishing industry, how Hull docks developed and what it was like to live and work within Hull's fishing community. It also focuses on the impact of the 1968 Triple Trawler Disaster.
Knowledge of Hull's fishing industry heritage
Understanding of the development of a local industry
Skills to interpret evidence and understand the contrast between the modern world and life in the past
Videos of interviews with trawlermen have been created in partnership with Maybury Primary School for this resource.
This learning journey supports Heritage Learningís led session 'Local Heroes' based at Hull Maritime Museum. Come and investigate life and work at sea in the heart of Hull's fishing heritage. This resource has been developed by Heritage Learning in partnership with Hull History Centre (City Archives and Local Studies Library).