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Why not compare and contrast modern gadgets with toys of this historical period? Who would have played with or could afford this type of toy? How would they feel if they received this for Christmas?
The Victorian Spinning Top also provides a great cross-curricular link to a D&T moving toys project instantly providing a user and a purpose.
"Good item, some unavoidable use of plastic which presumably would have been wood in 19th century.."