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One teacher from Francis Holland teaches history lessons to pensioners each week

One teacher from Francis Holland School offers his time each week to speak with pensioners and to teach them history lessons.

Aims

The aim of the initiative is to keep brains active for senior citizens and to stimulate thier interest in history.

Background

The partnership came about from an offer made by this teacher during his sabbatical year from school. He undertook an MA in History and he offers some of his time each week for the benefit of others.

Resources

Time.

Impact

Qualitative. The elderly people enjoy the hour that they spend with the FHS teacher each week.

Pupil Involvement

None.

Frequency

Weekly.