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

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

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

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

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

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

Keep the Home Fires Burning

Your school will be visited by a soldier and a WAAC (Women's Army Auxiliary Corps) to help the children understand the reality of the First World War, at home and in the trenches, for men, women and children in an immersive and interactive workshop. With a local history twist... > View Profile

Build A Castle

This unique workshop consists of a scale model of a motte & bailey castle which is the first phase, followed by the construction of Rochester keep and walls, that we build in class with the children. The workshop looks at the development of castles, shows them how... > 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

Stone Age to Iron Age hands on workshop

How would you like to become an archaeologist for the day?  Children excavate real artefacts and create their own group museum, learning about changes from Stone Age to Iron Age and lots of new vocabulary along the way. We then experience different technologies such as... > View Profile

25th Bomb Disposal Co. Royal Engineers Living History Group

The 25th. Bomb Disposal . Co. Royal Engineers L.H.G. The Group was formed on May 8th 2004 as a non combatant group, to portray the lesser known story on the home front of the Bomb Disposal Companies of the Royal Engineers, operating between 1939 - 45 here solely in the... > View Profile

History Workshops

Theatre Workshop was founded in 1991 by professional actors and writers. We tour extensively in Primary schools throughout the country. We deliver a high quality performance combined with an entertaining and informative workshop.Titles available The Entertaining Egyptians, The... > 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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