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.

 

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

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

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

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

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

Jolly Good Workshops for Schools

We offer a range of exciting educational workshops for Primary Schools: History Pirate Workshop Day Seaside in the Past / Victorian seaside Maths Magic Maths / Fun with Number We also cover Plants, Dance, Healthy Eating, Puppetry and Circus Skills > View Profile

Medieval Knights, Samurai and Elizabethan noble

A reenactor based in Kent that can come to your school in authentic armour and clothing styled on fashions of the era. Are you learning about St George and want a comical explanation of what roles knights had and what they wore? Are you seeking a live historical actor to tell... > View Profile

Historical Character Visits

We, Steamhorse Interactive, offer interactive history workshops to help bring history to life in schools.  We believe that children learn best when they are enjoying themselves so we make our sessions interactive and fun as well as being full of learning and facts. With... > 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

Medieval and Tudor Music and Dance

Trouvère are specialists in lively historical presentation, combining music, roleplay and fun! Take a closer look at our options for school visits... Trouvère Medieval Minstrels have been presenting workshops for schools for some ten years now. We started... > View Profile

Egyptian Music & Dance

For  18 years, Cairo Comes To School has been bringing the topic of Egypt to life with its Egyptian Music & Dance workshops! The session begins with 30min presentation of dance in Egypt (Ancient & Modern) followed by 30min workshops for each half of the class.... > 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

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

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