How parents can help Bright Lights, Big City

Help your child prepare for their project

Cities are exciting places. Why not visit a local city to spot interesting vehicles, buildings and landmarks? Alternatively,
you could search the web for images, information and film clips about London and keep a scrapbook of your findings. You could also visit the local library to see if you can find some colourful books of nursery rhymes and traditional songs to enjoy together.


Her Majesty the Queen – The Royal Family
A useful website where teachers can search for detailed information about the Queen’s early
life, education, marriage, family and interests.
Queen Elizabeth II – BBC Primary History
Child-friendly information, including key facts about the Queen, her family and early life as
well as videos, sounds and images.
Virtual tours: Buckingham Palace – The Royal Family
Experience a 360˚ view of the Grand Staircase, the Throne Room, the Blue Drawing Room
and the White Drawing Room in Buckingham Palace.