This Victorians ks2 keyword resource is designed to introduce students to keywords relating to the Victorian era. The keywords are chimney sweep, poverty, debt, workhouse, bills and gruel. Students will match the keywords to their correct definitions.
The task is differentiated for those with weaker literacy abilities. The Victorian ks2 Keywords on the lower ability sheet already have their beginning letters, and/or end letters to help pupils identify and spell the words correctly, boosting literacy engagement.
Suggestions for extension activities:
Students can rewrite the Victorian keyword definitions in their own words.
Students can create their own sentences using each keyword.