Activity: Myths and legends
This is an activity for you to lead either in the classroom or on a visit to the Peak District National Park or another National Park.
Key stage 2 - England and Wales
Level 2 - Scotland
This activity is for you to take, using the resources below - or a member staff at the Peak District Moorland Discovery Centre can take the lead.
To enable pupils to learn more about the National Park's history and landscape.
Pupils will use local history, myths and legends or place names as a stimulus for creative writing.
Students will learn that:
- National Parks are special places
- National Parks can be creative and inspiring places
What you will need:
Visiting and alternative activities:
For classroom activity:
For education resources related to the Peak District see:
Curriculum links (England and Wales):
Subject area(s): english
Curriculum objectives: english (literacy)
- KS2 Literacy (writing and reading)