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.

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

A Handy Guide to the Stone Age

Have your students got what it takes to survive the Stone Age? Our practitioners will bring alive the ancient past and send the students on a journey from the Palaeolithic to the Neolithic with a brief stopover in the Mesolithic era on the way. Those are long, fancy Latin... > View Profile

Blitz school ww2 living history workshops

Fantastically interactive World War two workshops in the comfort of your own school, in the form of simulated Air Raid Warden training.   Each workshop lasts a full day and includes the use of over 50 genuine WW2 artefacts in a range of fun activities based on genuine air... > View Profile

Medieval Events

Medieval Life comes alive in the classroom. Meet our archer who will show the skill of the longbow ( can arrange for participants to shoot if required)or our barber surgeon who will explain medieval medicine in all its gory detail. Watch you fellow classmate be turned... > View Profile

Interactive History Workshops

Unravelled Learning provides fun, immersive history and English primary school workshops, led by an experienced costumed interpretor. Our workshops currently cover everyday life for the Celts, Anglo-Saxons and Vikings. Your pupils will experience Iron Age... > View Profile

The Home Front during WW2

Based on twenty plus years of experience as a speaker, living history re-enactor and author of books about Britain's Home Front, I offer interactive displays, props, puzzles and talks designed for students at Key Stages 2 and 3. I can also act as a guide for field trips to... > View Profile

Want to bring History to Life?

The day allowed my class to develop confidence, an interest in the topic and a chance for everyone to be involved. The achievement of some children was unexpected and stunning. I truly thought the day was brilliant. Well thought through and highly engaging. Jodie Stewart –... > 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

Victorian Inventions Workshops in your school

Victorian inventions workshops in the comfort of your own school.   In the most original Victorian workshop in the UK today, pupils learn about 4 key Victorian inventions that changed the world through matching, fun activities. Pupils use a working electric telegraph set to... > View Profile

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