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The Industrial Revolution - The Child Labour Debate - Role-Play Activity

Welcome to the 19th century child labour debate 2002. 

Click on the student's name to go their speech and video or their character's photograph to go to the biographical information on Spartacus. Read an explanation of how this activity was conducted and the rationale behind it. 

In association with Spartacus Education
Supporters of Child Labour Opponents of Child Labour
Amelia John Marshall

Hannah Elizabeth Bentley

Claire Lord Ashley

Matthew Samuel Smith

Megan Henry Hardie

Graeme William Wilson

Nick Joseph Hebergram

Sarah Robert Owen

Rachelle John Fielden
Irene Spanish Child Labourer
Emily Frances Trollope

Simone William Blizard


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