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

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

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

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

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

Tudor music, dance and costume

Interactive Key Stage 1, 2 and 3 Tudor and Medieval music workshops, includes music, costume, dance and instrument making. Over 10 years experience, enhanced CRB > View Profile

People of the Past

"hands on history". the history and development of arms and armour 1066-early Tudor.chain maille workshops, learn to make your own chain maille (its easier than it sounds) authentic 14th and 15th century swordfighting as taken from a 600 year old Italian combat... > View Profile

A Handy Guide to the Stone Age

Have your students got what it takes to survive the Stone Age? Our practitioners will bring alive the ancient past and send the students on a journey from the Palaeolithic to the Neolithic with a brief stopover in the Mesolithic era on the way. Those are long, fancy Latin... > 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

Wyldes Noyse Tudor Music

This year Wyldes Noyse present their new program for Xmas Tudor Music Workshops. New tunes, new songs, new dances and new costumes bring a fresh sound and look to the workshops we have been providing to schools across Essex and beyond for the last 5 years. The spring... > View Profile

Medieval Events

Medieval Life comes alive in the classroom. Meet our archer who will show the skill of the longbow ( can arrange for participants to shoot if required)or our barber surgeon who will explain medieval medicine in all its gory detail. Watch you fellow classmate be turned... > 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

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

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