Surrey's Home Front - Edukit

Offered by
Museum of Surrey
Last updated on
Monday, August 17th, 2020
Experience type: 
Outreach Boxes
Program Description

Students roll up their sleeves to assess, interpret and analyze archival documents and hands-on artifacts related to seven people of varied genders, ages, and ethnic backgrounds who lived in Surrey during World War One. The Chinese head tax, Komagata Maru incident and German internment are just a few of the challenging social and political issues during this time period that this teaching kit covers.
Three week loan / $53.00

Big Ideas
  • Disparities in power alter the balance of relationships between individuals and between societies.
  • Emerging ideas and ideologies profoundly influence societies and events.
  • COVID Precautions

    After being returned the kits will sit for 1 week and then be thoroughly sanitized before being rented out again.

    Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    9, 10, 11
    Times Offered: 
    See notes. minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Also Offered For: 
    Packages Provided: 
    Both Pre-Visit and Post-Visit Packages
    Fee Details
    Fee Notes: 

    $53.00 for a three week loan of the edukit.

    Additional Notes

    Teachers use the kit as they require/see fit over a three week period. Staff do not deliver the program.