Past Time: A Learning Resource about Victorian Prisons

15 April 2020

A new and FREE resource from the Wellcome Trust-funded project, Prisoners, Medical Care and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland, 1850-2000.

@histprisonhealth offer Past Time: A Learning Resource about Victorian Prisons, a PDF toolkit aimed at teachers of GCSE History students and also of interest to anyone exploring the Victorians, prison history, isolation, or food history.

The resource is particularly useful to those working with the Edexel GCSE History course’s Crime and Punishment module and contains historical materials on prison discipline, reform, health and prison diet. There are several creative and stimulating activities and practical exercises to try, some suitable for home.

Register to download the pack here

https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/history/chm/research/current/prisoners/toolkit/