Include a visit to Carisbrooke Castle on your residential to the Isle of Wight and create a trip to remember. The castle spans over 1000 years of history; it has been an important focus of settlement since Roman times, experienced sieges, imprisoned kings, and seen off the Spanish Armada. So, what better way to bring the curriculum to life and cover multiple topics than to stand at the spot where history happened and experience what life was like for the people who lived there? Book a free self-led visit and using our resources full of engaging activities find out more about the changing role of Carisbrooke Castle. Or choose from one of our two interactive, award-winning Discovery Visits to inspire your pupils.

KEY TOPICS: 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 13, 16, 17, A, DT, M, W

Key Topics

1: Pre RomansĀ  2: Romans 3: Medieval 4: Tudors 5: Stuarts 6: Georgians 7: Victorians 8: 20th Century 9: Defence 10: World Wars 11: Children 12: Transport 13: Domestic Homes 14: Smuggling 15: Work/Agriculture 16: Evidence/Archaeology 17: Local History 18: Other Topics 19: Change & continuity

A: Art AH: Agriculture/Horticulture DT: Design/Technology M: Maths EVS: Environmental Studies G: Geography IVL: Imaginative Writing, Literature SCI: Science PA: Physical Activity W: Wildlife & Animals