Crime and Punishment: Victorians

Year 5

Year 6


SKU: H56IL401106

This Victorian Crime and Punishment KS2 History lesson will teach your class all about the social, economical and industrial changes that happened during the 19th century, and how this was reflected in the crimes that were committed and how they were detected and punished. Your class will find out about the creation of the police force, the use of prisons as punishments and how prisoners were now being transported to Australia. They will find out about changes in law too which led to changes in crimes, such as failing to send your child to school.

This Victorian Crime and Punishment KS2 planning pack contains everything you need to deliver this lesson, including a detailed lesson plan, a slideshow for the teaching input and a range of handy printable resources to support your Year 5/6 class with their independent learning activities.
Add to Wishlist

Save £££ with a PlanBee membership. Find out more...