Last updated 06 March 2013, created 11 August 2008, viewed 5,688
diary-style script for five 17th-century characters, 4 slaves plus ship's captain; reading levels 2 and 3. Designed for class of up to 30 learners as script is like jigsaw puzzle. Plus teacher's notes for prompting discussion and writing. About 2 hours' work, in one or two sessions. Has More…been successfully used with KS2 and 3 classes but teacher should consider how to handle emotive issues. Developed in partnership with Merseyside Maritime Museum.