School Diwali Workshops

Here is a list of School Diwali 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.

 

Diya Painting Workshop

Diwali is a Hindu festival that is also known as the Festival of Lights. Synonymous to the festival are diya oil lamps, usually made from clay with a cotton wick dipped in ghee or vegetable oils. The lighting of a diya lamp in honor of Diwali is regarded as forcing light... > View Profile

Diwali Celebrations

Diwali is a celebration of good versus evil or light against dark which is why it is also known as the Festival of Lights. It has several different meanings in various regions across India including: • An association with the goddess Kali in the Bengal region •... > View Profile

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

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INSET: Murderous Maths

Kjartan Poskiit, author of the award-winning Murderous Maths series, demonstrates tricks, bizarre facts and curiosities from his books. Plenty of audience participation and follow-up resources for teachers are available. "A stand-up maths routine has children... > View Profile

Design Technology: Mrs DT Design and Technology workshops, including a 3D printer

Dedicated to providing  quality specialist Design and Technology workshops, Mrs DT is offering a 2 hour interactive workshop created specifically for upper KS2 and lower KS3 pupils.  Embracing the requirements of the 2014 National Curriculum, the workshop aims to... > View Profile

Creative writing: IAN BILLINGS - COMIC, WRITER, POET

Comic, author, poet Ian Billings' literacy workshops and stand-up comedy shows address key objectives for KS2 Literacy. Ian presents LITERARY WORKSHOPS about creating character, action and narrative to convey story, themes, emotions and ideas - Using dramatic... > View Profile

African: African Drumming Workshops

Our Drumming Workshop is suitable for all age groups and gives children the opportunity to creatively learn about and enjoy music from another culture. Using traditional African djembe drums, children create sounds and rhythms with... > View Profile

Storytelling: Roman Soldier Storytelling Workshop

Our Roman Soldier Storytelling 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... > View Profile

Drumming: Play African Drums with Drums Agogo

Play African drums with Drums Agogo – the leading provider of African drumming workshops to schools in Yorkshire and beyond. Friendly, funky and fun workshops for all ages and all Key Stages – hands-on music-making, an exhilarating team effort, with... > View Profile

Animals: Animal Roadshow Presentations

NEW!!!!! - A range of special presentations specifically designed for SATs. NOCTURNAL/NIGHT-TIME MINIBEASTS OWL BABIES PREDATORS & PREY RAINFORESTS ANIMALS FROM AROUND THE WORLD THE GRUFFALO (Food Chains) For each presentation, we bring a wide range... > View Profile

Art: Pottery Workshops

We provide fun clay workshops to fit in with your curriculum.  We will work with you to help provide a fun and stimulating session that will engage all ages and abilities.  We are able to include painting sessions after the pots have been fired and show the children... > View Profile

History: 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

History: A Merrie Noyse Music and Dance

A Merrie Noyse Minstrels offer fun and interactive music and history sessions for groups of all ages. Using authentic musical instruments from ancient times to the present day and dressed in appropriate attire, A Merrie Noyse actively encourage group participation and... > View Profile

Singing: Drama, Dance and Song workshops for all ages

Outburst Theatre is a group of professional performers who have come together to share their skills with young people and adults alike. Among us are theatre and film actors, singer-songwriters, cirucs performers and dancers. We are a highly creative bunch with a passion... > View Profile