Lying in State


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In this podcast episode (the last of the current season) Tracy DW shares her experience of her visit to Westminster Hall to view Queen Elizabeth 2nd lying in state. Through this she explores her own perspective about how the monarch's demise has wider implications for Britain's profile and influence across the globe.

‘History is...a matter of fact or perspective?’ School Leader and author of the 'Stories to be tolled' poetic narratives, Tracy DW attempts to explore this question through ‘Stories to be tolled – the podcast series.’ With episodes released every two weeks, Tracy invites you to share her learning journey about Britain’s colonial past.

Each podcast episode compliments a poetic narrative aimed at learners between 9-14years. Through discussing key events and asking questions on a range of historical topics, she aims to inspire you the listener to reflect on potential answers.

Tracy DW advocates a more global approach to delivering history in primary and secondary schools and presents learning about Britain's colonial past in a way that is thought provoking and engaging.

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