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School presentation   People of Benin

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In this engaging presentation, your students find out about about the lives of the Edo people of the Kingdom of Benin.

They explore images of the Oba, his staff and the first European visitors, and discover evidence of the local environment, the palace and international trade.

Depending on group size, your students may be joined by students from other schools.

Ages: 7–11 (KS2)

Curriculum links: History

Session time: 45 minutes

This session will take place in the Stevenson Lecture Theatre.

Session dates – summer 2022

Maximum group size: 36

Session costs £60. Payment required when booking.

Session dates

June
  • Monday 13 June at 10.30 and 12.00
  • Friday 24 June at 10.30 and 12.00
July
  • Friday 1 July at 10.30 and 12.00

Session dates – autumn 2022

Maximum group size: 120

Session costs £2 per student. Payment required when booking.

Session dates

September
  • Monday 12 September at 10.30
  • Monday 12 September at 12.00
  • Friday 30 September at 10.30
  • Friday 30 September at 12.00
October
  • Friday 7 October at 10.30
  • Friday 7 October at 12.00
  • Thursday 20 October at 10.30
  • Thursday 20 October at 12.00
November
  • Monday 7 November at 10.30
  • Monday 7 November at 12.00
  • Friday 18 November at 10.30
  • Friday 18 November at 12.00
December
  • Thursday 8 December at 10.30
  • Thursday 8 December at 12.00