School Saxons Workshops

Here is a list of School Saxons 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.

 

Anglo Saxon: Raiders & Traders

This workshop takes a look at where the Saxons came from, what life was like in Saxon England and the conflicts between the Saxons and the Vikings.  What was life like for the ordinary Saxon, what did they eat, how did they live and what did their children do?  We explore what... > View Profile

Hands on Archaeology / History

HANDS ON HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY FOR PRIMARY SCHOOLS All the sessions provide a hands-on investigative approach to history – essential to historical enquiry and understanding – and are fun too! They enhance and support learning in the classroom, bringing the... > View Profile

Saxons

Experience the real flavour of Saxon England. From the hierarchy and etiquette of the Lord’s Hall, the story of Beowulf, to the burial of a Saxon king and how archaeologists piece together the information they find on digs, our activity based Saxon workshop brings the... > View Profile

A Handy Guide to Survive a Viking Raid

A  Have you ever stopped to think what it would be like to be a monk at Lindisfarne monastery? To try and survive the very first Viking Raid? ?Have you ever considered how it would feel to stand shoulder to shoulder with King Alfred the Great to face the Great Heathen Army... > View Profile

Bring the Anglo Saxon World to Life

Whitworks can offer 2 alternative days. Jodie Stewart Year 6 Teacher Hunloke Park Primary School The achievement of some children was unexpected and stunning. I truly thought the day was brilliant. Queen Emma, twice crowned Queen of England, wife of Anglo Saxon King... > View Profile

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Art: Elements Outdoor Arts

Elements are a non Profit making social enterprise who offer people of all ages and abilities the opportunity to be challenged through outdoor arts activities, providing alternatives to the more traditional adventurous outdoor pursuits.  We have one simple mission to... > View Profile

Creative writing: Story Chefs

'Story Chefs' provides fun and engaging creative writing workshops for children between 7 and 14 to encourage them to write and perform their own imaginative stories!  The workshops are led by Story Chefs' founder, Lindsey Bailey who is an experienced teacher,... > View Profile

Drumming: Just Drumming

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

African: Be a Cocoa Farmer

A captivating role-play with engaging props and real chocolate! This workshop, created in collaboration with the makers of Dubble Bar, uses imaginative props to teach students about the life of Cocoa farmers in Ghana, how the cocoa bean is produced, transported and processed,... > View Profile

Anti-Bullying: Virtual Reality Anti-Bullying Workshops

Education Group has made the virtual world a reality in schools. Our new workshops focus on Anti-Bullying using the latest VR technology. Bullying remains a desperately worrying problem for many children and their parents. Research shows that the impact of being bullied... > View Profile

Drama and Theatre: activ8theatre

Activ8 Theatre offers a range of exciting drama services. Schools, colleges and drama clubs in London and the South East can find a real variety of workshops to inspire and motivate students.  Whether you are looking for a workshop for drama... > View Profile

PSHE: Ofsted-focussed Project Based Workshops

We create and deliver bespoke, project-based workshops focussing on your key challenges. This may range from British Values, Literacy Interventions, Careers, Transition or even School Promotion. Working with your students and using digital technology, we create... > View Profile

Author: Performance Poetry With Ian Bland

Writing and performing high quality poetry is a real and valuable skill well within reach of all children in our primary schools. Inviting a professional children's poet to work in school can be a fantastic opportunity for children and teachers alike to experience new... > View Profile