With different stories to tell, the Butlers and Blackboards program looks at changes in the community, education and family life and is discovery-based and student-focussed.
Stages 1 & 2 HSIE Curriculum
Grossmann House includes different histories that are closely linked to the development of the merchant class in regional NSW in the mid 1800s and to the growth of public education for girls in the early 20th century.
- ANALYSE objects, images and documents to jointly construct the stories of the house.
- MAKE connections between the house history and the history of Maitland.
- OBSERVE change over time in the historic streetscape during a heritage walk.
Number of Students – 45 max
Duration – 90 minutes
Cost – $6 per student
Bookings – (02) 4933 6452