School History Workshops

Here is a list of School History Workshops. Enquire here about any of these workshops or select one to view below. You may also search for a specific area or age group.

 

A Day in History

Our Day in History Workshop gives schools the opportunity to enjoy visits from soldiers from very differing time periods. The day can be split in to different sessions, with classes having the option to either meet our WW1 solider Private William Arthur Elland or our... > View Profile

Fossil Hunting Workshop

The Dinosaur Workshop brings prehistoric life into your school, taking your children back millions of years to discover the wonder of the dinosaurs. Children become part of a paleontological excavation site, locating and identifying replica fossils from some of the most iconic... > View Profile

Roman Soldier Workshop

Our Roman Soldier Workshops gives children the opportunity to have a Roman Soldier visit their school. Lucius Felix Silvanus of the 20th Legion, Valeria Victrix will introduce himself to the children and will talk about how he joined the Roman Empire. Set in 72 Anno... > View Profile

World War One Workshop

World War One Workshop 2014 will mark 100 years since the start of the First World War. As part of our WW1 workshop, Private William Arthur Elland, 3 section, 2nd platoon D company of the 2nd Bedfordshire Regiment will visit your school to talk about his time... > View Profile

Ancient Egypt - Cartouche Painting

In the early days of ancient Egypt, Kings and important people, encircled their name (written in hieroglyphics) with a design that we now call a cartouche. This cartouche was an oval circle and looked rather like a nameplate. Around the design was a picture of a rope, tied at... > View Profile

Women of WW1

Our Women of World War One workshop follows a young woman on her journey through the long war years. Winifred Adams talks about her involvement in the Great War of 1914-18. She outlines the different roles of women during the war years and how it changed the outlook of the... > View Profile

Tales of Plague Workshops and Tours

Tales of Plague enjoys bringing history alive for schoolchildren and delivers a number of ‘experiences’ aimed at primary schools studying the National Curriculum and suitable for ages five - 11: The Great Plague of London Experience The Great Plague and the... > View Profile

Tudor life

Find out all about the Tudor Family tree with Haydon’s interactive story of Henrys six wives and three children. Have a taste of Shakespeare’s England as Haydon the Tudor player retells one of the Bard’s great stories. Haydon comes straight from the Globe... > View Profile

Archaeology Workshops - Trench 1

Have the Romans left you in a rut? Are you stuck in the Stone Age? Have the Saxons left you stumped? We can help! Our workshops are delivered in your school by our experienced, insured, DBS-checked, over-excited and massively enthusiastic outreach officer. Our officer brings... > View Profile

History

Ancient Greek Olympic workshops now available in addition to regular workshops. Meet a Greek warrior on his way to Mount Olympus who will lead the children on a journey through the Ancient games. Portals to the Past specialises in providing entertaining and... > View Profile

The Drama Hut

The Drama Hut offers  curriculum-based school workshops, to encourage learning in a creative environment.  With experienced facilitators, we will create a unique learning experience for your class or school.  All we require prior to our visit, is a clear space to work in, a... > View Profile

David Hall - Brings History to Life!

Former teacher and Professional Actor David Hall brings inspiring workshops and shows to your school. The Great Fire Project brings Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn to life in the very midst of the Great Conflagration and poses questions such as "What would you have done?", "How... > View Profile

History Makers

Welcome to history in the making – from the History Makers! History at your fingertips! In a rich mix of crafting, storytelling, reconstruction and performance, the History Makers bring the past into the present through a day in the life of young warriors preparing... > View Profile

Pirate Workshop

Pirate Workshop Welcome to Pirate Workshop, the place where you can find out about getting a real-life Pirate Captain in your school! Pirate Workshop consists of a school visit that is a tailor-made unit of work that has been developed in-line with... > View Profile

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