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Marcus Belben
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I work with people of all ages finding creative ways to connect.
I work with people of all ages finding creative ways to connect.

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Who do you think you were in the Great War?
My Grandfather, to the left of my Great-grandfather, Heinrich Hoenen (with his Iron Cross tucked into his jacket) What was your family doing during the Great War?  It's a question we ask as part of our learning resources to explore the impact of the Great W...

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Learning about immigration and government
Last week Woodcraft Folk  Elfins discussed the Dubs amendment, uncovering the shocking truth about the way our government treats child refugees, and what we can do. No one in the group attempted to defend the government's recent block on 3,000 Syrian refuge...

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Sunday carboot at Wholesale Market, going, going
Sunday morning we arrive at the car boot , packed with people and traders.  We have cameras and are ready to photo what could be one of the last Sunday carboot sales at Birmingham Wholesale Market: 'We just turn up and hope it's still there' Says Andy from ...

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A career in Heritage
Making the connections - relating Archives to school life at Paganel Primary School So many people ask me; what can you do with a history degree? You must want to teach history, right? There is an assumption that the only careers that are history related ar...

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Unity in the Community
Children dancing to catch the eye of the funders I arrived a little later than I expected, having taken a twenty minute diversion along the M6 from Spaghetti junction, but was still in plenty of time for our presentation slot.  I'd read the information sent...

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Birmingham Children of War in World War One, documented in a recently published learning guide which is to be launched at an event on Saturday 11th March 2017 from 1.30pm in the Library of Birmingham . There will also be a pop-up display of archive document...

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Quality Interviewing
Young Archivists leading interviews at Paganel School In the Paganel Archives After-school Club these past two weeks we have been focusing on interviews as an archival resource and interview skills such as the use of open and close questions and reflecting ...

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Desert Island Archive
Exploring Archives of photos from 2011 at Paganel School Imagine you were to leave three items for future generations to use to study our society, what items would you choose? Or if you could only take three personal items with you onto a desert island, wha...
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