School Black History Workshops

Here is a list of School Black 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.

 

Rhythms of Africa

Using traditional African djembe drums, children create sounds and rhythms with each child having the opportunity to experience a feeling of unity as part of a drum circle. Children will also learn some traditional songs from Western Africa. Our Drumming... > View Profile

Black History Month: Dan Tribe Mask Painting

Our Mask Making Workshop is a unique celebration of African art. Each child decorates their own wooden mask sculpted in the style of the Dan Tribe from Western Africa. As part of the workshop the children will learn about African art and how most African masks are... > View Profile

African Activities

We are an established company having delivered high quality workshops and events to schools, charities, councils and organizations for over five years.  Our Ghanaian practitioners, arrive in national dress (just what we wear not a costume!) and we engage with students... > View Profile

No Dinner For Anansi

"Lorraine is an amazing and passionate performer. She brings more to the stage in one evening than most will in a life time!" Acclaimed storyteller Mamma Iwa brings her stories, songs, poems and dances to the assembly floor of your school with such animation that at... > View Profile

Agents of Change

Curriculum areas; English, Citizenship This workshop presents local and global case studies of people around the world who have taken action to improve the world we live in, using multi-media methodology. Perfect for exploring racial equality and Black History Month. Includes... > View Profile

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, music, drama, dance, arts and craft... > View Profile

AFRICAN MUSIC BECOMES WESTERN POP MUSIC - let's learn how and why

Children attending this workshop explore how the music of Africa was brought to America through work-songs, and field hollers. African music became THE BLUES - and the origin of popular music. It was the basis of western pop music from the late 1800s up to the 1960s. We... > View Profile

Ebonics, Street Slang and Black History

This workshop covers Ebonics, Street Slang and the influence Black History has had on modern language. This workshop covers the origins of street slang and looking at it's influences in Ebonics. It also covers the negative perceptions that using variations... > View Profile

BLACK HISTORY MONTH: POETRY CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS

My workshops are a time to explore amongst other things: identity, history, tolerance, achievement, the arts and creativity. This will be done sometimes through role play, through art and always through discussion to gather pertinent words and phrases to produce personal prose... > View Profile

Respecting Differences

Bringing Africa to the UK through songs, stories, videos, slides, dance, and costume. Workshops on Respecting Differences, Bullying. Promoting Tolerance, respect and celebrating diversity > View Profile

African Dance,Drumming and Folk tales

ADANTA uses dance and drumming workshops to engage young people from primary to secondary school age. We tailor the dance or drum workshop to meet the schools requirement or study theme. We develop the children for shows case or school production and we supply them with... > View Profile

African Drumming, Dance and Music

Led by African dancer musician Seby Ntege,Drum arts Ngoma is an African performing arts organisation based in London run and managed by a group of professional African dancers and musicians. This means that all our artistic engagements in the school workshops, community... > View Profile

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World War One: Meet Tommy Atkins

I offer dedicated , Tailor made school visits nationwide exploring the First World War.  As a member of The Great War Society, you can be assured that all facts, uniform and props are Authentic. If requested, I can provide 30 childrens uniforms and a handling collection of... > View Profile

Science: Hands on Science

Hands on Science runs fun and memorable but educational workshops. Your children do the investigation guided and supported by us. Rocket Building, CSI, Firework Science, Mars Lander and Elastic Racers are just a few of over 80 exciting workshops your children could be... > View Profile