Teachers & Group Leaders

Carlo Gatti

Key Stage 2


Carlo Gatti was a Swiss entrepreneur who started selling refreshments from a stall and gradually, built a business empire trading ice, running music halls and cafes. This lesson will focus on Gatti’s legacy.

National Curriculum


Pupils should continue to develop a chronologically secure knowledge and understanding of British, local and world history Pupils should be taught about:
  • A local history study.
  • A study of an aspect or theme in British history that extends pupils’ chronological knowledge beyond 1066.

Learning Objectives

  • To know who Carlo Gatti was and what made him a significant individual.
  • To know the differing impacts he had on different groups of people.
  • To learn about blue plaques.
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