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Key Stage 2

Year 5 have been learning about the Slave Trade in Britain.  Using a variety of sources, they are beginning to understand the circumstances of the time and the suffering endured by so many African people.  They have studied the different roles Britain played in the trading of humans as slaves and about how several local people are important to the story, for both positive and negative reasons.


Below, are some of the articles from The Evening Chronicle, which the children used to learn about the impact local people had on the Slave Trade.