School Saxons Workshops

Here is a list of School Saxons 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.

 

Anglo Saxon: Raiders & Traders

This workshop takes a look at where the Saxons came from, what life was like in Saxon England and the conflicts between the Saxons and the Vikings.  What was life like for the ordinary Saxon, what did they eat, how did they live and what did their children do?  We explore what... > View Profile

Saxons

Experience the real flavour of Saxon England. From the hierarchy and etiquette of the Lord’s Hall, the story of Beowulf, to the burial of a Saxon king and how archaeologists piece together the information they find on digs, our activity based Saxon workshop brings the... > View Profile

Want a Unique Day to Bring the Anglo Saxon World to Life?

Whitworks can offer 2 alternative days. Jodie Stewart Year 6 Teacher Hunloke Park Primary School The achievement of some children was unexpected and stunning. I truly thought the day was brilliant. Queen Emma, twice crowned Queen of England, wife of Anglo Saxon King... > View Profile

Hands on Archaeology / History

HANDS ON HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY FOR PRIMARY SCHOOLS All the sessions provide a hands-on investigative approach to history – essential to historical enquiry and understanding – and are fun too! They enhance and support learning in the classroom, bringing the... > View Profile

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Storytelling: IROKO Theatre Company

IROKO Theatre Company, winner of The Guardian Charity Award for “its innovative approach to education”, is a theatre-in-education Company. The Company uses interactive performances and/or workshops in the art of oral storytelling, drama, music, dance, arts and... > View Profile

Dance: Indian Dance Workshops

Our range of Indian dance style, from elegant classical dances to the more exuberant Bollywood bring the vibrancy of the subcontinent in to your school and offers children the opportunity to build on their natural enthusiasm for movement and develop skills of coordination... > View Profile

Chinese New Year: Chinese Cultural

Our interactive workshops give a unique opportunity to experience Chinese culture and builds up knowledge and appreciation of Worldwide culture.  The workshops are also a great enhancement to the multi-cultural curriculum.   Our workshops are tailor made for your needs and... > View Profile

Robotics: iAdvance Robot Workshops

  If you are looking for ways to engage your students with computing and STEM, get in touch with us. We provide, fun, hands on robot workshops for KS2, KS3 and KS4. Your students will learn how to build and program robots, they will also look at the importance of... > View Profile

Art: SCULPTURE WORKSHOPS

JILL RANDALL makes sculpture and installations, and undertakes public sculpture commissions. She has exhibited her work extensively in the UK and abroad, and been the recipient of many awards.   Jill can offer sculpture workshops linked to specific themes in... > View Profile

Circus Skills: Circus Sensible Circus Workshops

  A Circus Skills workshop is a great addition to any event,  whether it’s in one of our beautiful Circus tents or not.   Circus skills appeal to children AND adults.  A highly visual attraction and a chance for people of all ages... > View Profile

Drama and Theatre: Historical Scripts for Primary Schools

Whitworks has developed bespoke scripts to tell the story of these 4 women from history in an exciting way. The scripts have been written by an experienced and published young people’s playwright, Paul Whitfield. I would only improve the day by having a longer day... > View Profile

Food and Drink: The Fun Food Chef

The Fun Food Chef is so much more than just cooking! Yes we offer fun, educational cooking workshops to Primary and Secondary schools and youth organisations, however they are delivered with the vim and vigour you demand as part of modern teaching of... > View Profile

Outdoors: Moving Mountains Outdoor Skills Education

At Moving Mountains we have a passion for getting young people outdoors. We strongly believe in the importance of learning a range of outdoor skills, and in spending time outside of the classroom. Outdoor Learning has been shown to improve physical and mental health, as well as... > View Profile

Animals: The Bug Man

Martin Rapley FRES FBNA, The Bug Man, presents amazing animal encounter science shows in schools and events including: The Big Bug Experience - scorpions, tarantula, hissing cockroaches, leaf insects, stick insects, praying mantis, giant millipedes, flying cockroach,... > View Profile