Explorers: Around the World with Nellie Bly

DATE: 25th January 2022
TIME: 10.30 - 11.30am
WHERE: Online
COST: €25 per class

Take your class on a journey of exploration and discovery around the world as they follow in the footsteps of the famous Irish-American investigative journalist Nellie Bly.

Suitable for ages 6 – 12 years old, meet Nellie Bly and go on a journey with her as she tries to beat a world record, racing around the world in 72 days. Discover her life story, help her pack and then navigate the globe and complete fun activities in each country you visit in order to make it to the next destination.

Solve riddles, translate your name into Egyptian, learn a few new phrases in different languages and write a newspaper report, among much more. Along the way discover how the roles of women have changed over the last 100+ years, comparing Nellie’s time to now.

All your class needs is some paper and simple art materials like markers or crayons to take part.

Important: This workshop is designed for Primary School level students, and is offered at a reduced rate of €25.00 euro per booking (maximum 30 students per class booking). It is suitable for both school and home school students. Special rates available for home school students, contact us for details.  Please do not journey to EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum for this session.

Contact us at groups@epicchq.com to find out more or to make a booking.