School History Workshops

Here is a list of School 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.

 

Women of WW1

Our Women of World War One workshop follows a young woman on her journey through the long war years. Winifred Adams talks about her involvement in the Great War of 1914-18. She outlines the different roles of women during the war years and how it changed the outlook of the... > View Profile

World War One Workshop

World War One Workshop 2014 will mark 100 years since the start of the First World War. As part of our WW1 workshop, Private William Arthur Elland, 3 section, 2nd platoon D company of the 2nd Bedfordshire Regiment will visit your school to talk about his time... > View Profile

A Day in History

Our Day in History Workshop gives schools the opportunity to enjoy visits from soldiers from very differing time periods. The day can be split in to different sessions, with classes having the option to either meet our WW1 solider Private William Arthur Elland or our... > View Profile

Fossil Hunting Workshop

The Dinosaur Workshop brings prehistoric life into your school, taking your children back millions of years to discover the wonder of the dinosaurs. Children become part of a paleontological excavation site, locating and identifying replica fossils from some of the most iconic... > View Profile

Roman Soldier Workshop

Our Roman Soldier 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 72 Anno... > View Profile

Ancient Egypt - Cartouche Painting

In the early days of ancient Egypt, Kings and important people, encircled their name (written in hieroglyphics) with a design that we now call a cartouche. This cartouche was an oval circle and looked rather like a nameplate. Around the design was a picture of a rope, tied at... > View Profile

Hysterical History

Teaching history to children in a way they want to learn is our motto and from our outstanding feedback from schools and rebookings we know we're installing an inspired and encouraging interest in history. Using never before seen props and displays to develop a keen interest in... > View Profile

Jolly Good Workshops for Schools

We offer a range of exciting educational workshops for Primary Schools: History Pirate Workshop Day Seaside in the Past / Victorian seaside Maths Magic Maths / Fun with Number We also cover Plants, Dance, Healthy Eating, Puppetry and Circus Skills > View Profile

Egyptian Music & Dance

For  18 years, Cairo Comes To School has been bringing the topic of Egypt to life with its Egyptian Music & Dance workshops! The session begins with 30min presentation of dance in Egypt (Ancient & Modern) followed by 30min workshops for each half of the class.... > View Profile

People of the Past

"hands on history". the history and development of arms and armour 1066-early Tudor.chain maille workshops, learn to make your own chain maille (its easier than it sounds) authentic 14th and 15th century swordfighting as taken from a 600 year old Italian combat... > View Profile

Medieval and Tudor Music and Dance

Trouvère are specialists in lively historical presentation, combining music, roleplay and fun! Take a closer look at our options for school visits... Trouvère Medieval Minstrels have been presenting workshops for schools for some ten years now. We started... > View Profile

Archaeology Workshops - Trench 1

Have the Romans left you in a rut? Are you stuck in the Stone Age? Have the Saxons left you stumped? We can help! Our workshops are delivered in your school by our experienced, insured, DBS-checked, over-excited and massively enthusiastic outreach officer. Our officer brings... > View Profile

The Drama Hut

The Drama Hut offers  curriculum-based school workshops, to encourage learning in a creative environment.  With experienced facilitators, we will create a unique learning experience for your class or school.  All we require prior to our visit, is a clear space to work in, a... > View Profile

Viking & Saxon Workshops

               Our workshops are designed to relate to key stage 2 of the History National Curriculum which states pupils should learn about the Viking and Anglo-Saxon struggle for the Kingdom of England to the time of Edward the Confessor, to include Viking raids and invasions,... > View Profile

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