| These misericords are from Ripon Cathedral, where Dorothy Taylor runs
an active Education Department and uses the misericords in several kinds
Material from this website could be developed to support various curriculum areas. Some general areas are outlined below.
To ask for other ideas and information, or if you have a good idea on how to use the material that you would like to share with us, please contact us.
Art and Design technology: the use of wood and carving techniques; portrayal of animals by carving.
History: Worship in Tudor England; Craftsmen in Medieval England
Literature: Creative writing; Lewis Carroll
RE Places of Worship; Easter
Geography: Sustainable Development, ecology and diversity.
For a range of resources on Cathedrals suitable for Key Stage 2, including a list of cathedrals with websites, see also the BBC site at http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/programmes/cathedral/index.shtml
For more about Easter, see under the Curriculum Resources section at www.culham.ac.uk and/or use the search engine on www.theresite.org
With special thanks to Canon Keith Punshon and the Chapter of