Tag Archives: orphans

PHRASE ORIGIN HISTORY SHARE: BEING ‘PUT UP’ FOR ADOPTION

November is Adoption Awareness Month. https://adoption.org/history-putting-child-adoption?fbclid=IwAR0Ey1wsUvd1cNrY6Ak9w-7KC9-dB6HFUQGvGngMoEILVO9MWWOH2TN2fxo

HISTORIC COMMEMORATION: CANADA’S HOME CHILDREN

Well merited and long overdue. Over twelve per cent of Canadians are descended from the Home Children. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/british-home-children-monument-pier-21-1.5202745?fbclid=IwAR0oUrFDUANVL4JcrUTjCZbvDyWTnjgANxEr0E35o-ZxgHgw5PzHUOMnDp8 https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/british-home-children-farms-abuse-1.4314384 https://canadianbritishhomechildren.weebly.com/

HISTORY LURE: BALLADS OF CHILD MIGRATION

If your kid is more into music than history, these excerpts from the Ballads of Child Migration concerts provide both. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bBwAwBt_8k

HISTORY LURE: DISCUSSION TOPIC: LAST OF THE MAGDALENE LAUNDRIES FACING DEMOLITION

To spark an interest in history, or encourage it further, you can use current history-related happenings to open a discussion on bygone eras. This one could be good choice for older kids. Why not see what have to say about it? Should this place be demolished, yes or no? And why? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/15/world/europe/magdalene-laundries-ireland.html?smid=fb-share

SOCIAL REFORMERS: THOMAS BARNARDO (RE-POST)

Well-to-do Victorians considered it their Christian duty to improve the lives of the less fortunate, and were receptive to supporting the work of social reformers like Thomas Barnardo, who ministered to orphaned and abandoned children like Hetty and Pip in The Mud Rose. The Dublin-born Barnardo went to London in 1866 with the intention of […]

GUEST POST BY PENNY ESTELLE

When my book, The Disappearing Rose, came out, my first guest appearance was on Penny Estelle’s blog, “Penny’s Tales”. It is therefore only fitting that the first guest on my blog should be – Penny Estelle! She’s here today to promote her latest Wickware Sagas book, Riches To Rags.  Having enjoyed Billy Cooper’s Awesome Nightmare, […]

Historical Debate Society for Girls and Boys

The Historical Debate Society for girls and boys is a society where kids can put their ideas about the latest historical debate and put their own debate. Join in!

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