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.

 

A Handy Guide to Survive a Viking Raid

A  Have you ever stopped to think what it would be like to be a monk at Lindisfarne monastery? To try and survive the very first Viking Raid? ?Have you ever considered how it would feel to stand shoulder to shoulder with King Alfred the Great to face the Great Heathen Army... > View Profile

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

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

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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Science: Learn By Design - Science, Engineering and Mathematics Workshops for KS1, KS2 and KS3

Learn By Design are a dynamic and committed team with a business and educational background. We work on behalf of schools, corporate and public sector clients to provide quality, value for money, educational products and services to inspire future generations. We work to the... > View Profile

African: Be a Cocoa Farmer

A captivating role-play with engaging props and real chocolate! This workshop, created in collaboration with the makers of Dubble Bar, uses imaginative props to teach students about the life of Cocoa farmers in Ghana, how the cocoa bean is produced, transported and processed,... > View Profile

Shakespeare: Strawberry Words - Shakespeare's Kids Academy

Shakespeare’s Kids Academy is a series of Shakespeare drama workshops for Keystage 2 pupils. Created by a former RSC Education Practitioner. In each programme pupils will: Learn the plot of a play Investigate the themes and characters Use spoken language to explore... > View Profile

Circus Skills: Seaside Circus - Circus skills workshops

Seaside Circus teaches a wide range of circus skills.  These sessions can be taught as a one off, a drop in, a structured session, sensory sessions, and more. We are confident we can tailor something to suit your and the participants needs. We focus on using group... > View Profile

History: 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

Outdoors: Treasure of the Seaside

New Seaside based Workshop. Called, The Treasure of the Seaside. It has been developed with Marcus Clarke FRSA an Exhibiting Fine Artists latest Art Exhibition RSM Sheringham which will Tour Art Galleries in the Midlands, Norfolk, Canada and USA. What happens? We come to you... > View Profile

Saxons: 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

Diwali: Diwali Storytelling

During Diwali, many schools read Rama and Sita, a story showing how good will always triumph over evil. Diwali is also known as the Festival of Lights celebrating Rama and Sita’s return by lighting oil lamps. Our inspiring storytellers bring Rama and Sita and other... > View Profile

INSET: Bio Dome

Bio Dome is designed to explore science, biology, oceanography and geography in an interactive way. The Bio Dome visits schools and clubs, providing an additional science resource and presenting an immersivedome and mobile planetarium to children.   We provide... > View Profile