Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth was a black woman whose parents had been captured in Africa and sold as slaves in America. Sojourner was a slave until she was thirty, and when she won her freedom she dedicated the rest of her life to speaking out against slavery, racism and inequality. This workshop dramatizes her life, and what happened as a result of her work.

“I enjoyed the singing and I also enjoyed the story” ~ Year 6 Pupil, St Anns Well Primary

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This workshop is divided into two sections:

* Drama presentation of her life - 20mins
* Follow up session which includes questions and answers, hotseating, speech making and more.

The aims of the session are to:

* Facilitate a discussion about the practices of the slave trade.
* Explore Sojourner’s qualities.

The objective of the session is:

* For pupils to have the opportunity to speak about issues important to them.
* To encourage pupils to overcome their obstacles to achieve their goals.

For further information or to book this workshop please use the contact details below:

Telephone: 0115 9762821
Mobile: 07818005221
Fax: 0115 8403630
Email: sales@alphaeducation.co.uk

Alpha Education Supplies Ltd
PO BOX 6655
North Delivery Office

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