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

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

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

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

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Creative writing: Fiona Cummings

Fiona Cummings leads fun, interactive workshops. She shows how to build characters and storylines and shows the value of editing work (however painful that might be!) Fiona uses props and role-play to keep children stimulated and ensures that each child can participate in the... > View Profile

Design Technology: Little Creative Days - Create and Show Puppet Making Workshop

Our unique Create and Tell workshops start with a traditional storytelling of one of our stories followed by a puppet making session with our award winning Create and Show kits. The workshops are a fantastic way to kick off a half term's topic as we include our Creative Literacy... > View Profile

Animals: Animal Magic

  Animal Magic will come and visit you at the venue of your choice with as many or few animals as you would like to meet depending on the type of subject being covered. From woodland/jungle, wild and domestic with habitat and nocturnal animals available. Mini beasts... > View Profile

Earth Science: Dinosaur Dome For Schools

Dinosaur Dome is designed to explore science, geology and geography in an interactive way through an immersive dome and mobile planetarium. The Dome visits schools and clubs, providing an additional science resource and presenting a different learning experience to... > View Profile

Dance: Multicultural World dance & Music workshops

Dance workshops from Egypt, Ancient Egypt & Mesopotamia, India, Indus Valley, Greece, Italy, France, Africa, China, Tibet, Britain, Ireland, North American Indians, South America, Aztecs, Incas, Mayan, New Zealand Maori Haka, Australian Aboriginal, Japan. > View Profile

Science: Primary Science Workshops

The Primary Works has been referred to as a leading science enhancement company for primary schools. Offering exciting, creative and challenging science workshops for keys stages 1 and 2, TPW regularly takes rebookings from schools to develop the science of forces, using... > View Profile

Science: The Wild Roadshow

The Wild Roadshow is proud to present the wonderful world of animals to children aged 3-16. Our unique and exciting roadshows, which include curriculum-based topics and are hosted by highly knowledgeable presenters, allow for hands-on interaction with friendly animals,... > View Profile

Design Technology: Wood Wonder -steam bending

In one day pupils will build a sculpture in wood. The techniques used to bend wood are counter-intuitive as wood is considered a brittle material. The school will have a permanent resource. This project helps to break pre-concieved ideas. All pupils and... > View Profile

Film: Green screen movie workshop

The Movie Workshop brings enthusiasm and interest to the classroom in a new way, using green screen technology to provide entertaining and educational learning. Children become producers and not consumers of ICT. Topics can be based around current events, current school... > View Profile

African: African Arts in Schools

Kulture Direct, formerly Kyreme Arts in education, has been a provider of African dance, music, Storytelling, drama and visual art workshops in schools and organisations throughout England for the past 10 years. Using Teachers, artists and instructors with over 115 years... > View Profile