Grace Darling and Boats Through the Ages

Use the story of the famous heroine to teach your pupils key skills based on her dramatic life story and the rescue that made her name.
The Rescue of the SS Forfarshire by Grace Darling. Oil on canvas painting by artist F. S. Lowther in 1886.

Photo: Thomas Brooks

The Rescue of the SS Forfarshire by Grace Darling. Oil on canvas painting by artist F. S. Lowther in 1886.
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Boating through the ages
Explore how boats have changed through the ages with this teaching pack and interactive whiteboard activity.
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Photograph of a painting of Grace Darling
Grace Darling: Literacy skills lesson
Explore the life of Grace Darling by having your pupils write a diary account from her perspective with this KS2 lesson plan.
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The Rescue of the Forfarshire by Grace Darling
Grace Darling: Topic pack
Download our pack containing six lesson plans for Key Stage 1 pupils, themed around the life of Grace Darling.
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