Key Stage Four
Through a consideration of the text and archival material held here at Doughty Street, pupils will extend their knowledge of A Christmas Carol, by considering how Dickens used the story’s themes and characters to highlight what he saw as some of the most pressing social problems and issues in the Victorian Britain of his day.
In this session, pupils will explore excerpts from Charles Dickens’s fiction and non-fiction writing, in order to explore poverty in the Victorian era and Dickens’s life and work as a social reformer.
Discover where Charles Dickens lived, wrote and entertained as you explore his Bloomsbury family home.
Designed for SEND students, this session explores the family home of Charles Dickens where he lived, wrote and entertained.