Teachers & Group Leaders

Coronis and Boat Life

Key Stage 1
40 Minutes
Up to 20 children


This workshop introduces children to the life that was lived by canal families in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Through exploration of our canal boat Coronis the children learn about how canal families live and also get the chance to dress up as canal children.

National Curriculum


  • Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality.


The delivery of this session can be adapted to a range of abilities – please notify the Education Officer of any specific needs.