Fighting Fit - Nutrition and Exercise on King Henry VIII's warship
Was the crew of the Mary Rose fit to fight?
Dispel some of those myths about Tudor life. Are we fitter and healthier than our Tudor ancestors? A series of activities looking at diet and fitness challenges pupils to decide. Handle replica artefacts to understand the impact of lifestyle on the officers and crew of the Mary Rose.
Use knowledge of healthy living in a new context
Revise skeletons, food groups and key modern health messagesTo book this activity, please contact:
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|Published||27 November 2017|
|Last modified||27 November 2017|
|Nature of scheme||Excursion|
|Subject(s)||Cross curricular, Food Preparation and Nutrition, Food, nutrition and health|
|Running times||1-4 hours|
£75 per class workshop + £4 a head museum visit