School Workshops in Cumbria

Here is a list of School Workshops in Cumbria. Enquire here about any of these workshops or select one to view below. You may also search for a specific workshop type or age group.

 

Asian Culture: South East Asian Gamelan Workshop

Our Gamelan Workshop is a traditional Indonesian music ensemble usually made up of percussion instruments. The word gamelan comes from the Javanese word 'gamel' which means hammer. A gamelan orchestra usually consists of a number of gongs, drums and metallophones... > View Profile

World War One: 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

Motivation: Celebrity Motivational Speakers

Motivational: Sports Motivational An ideal way to motivate staff and students alike, having a famous sports star come and give their motivational story of overcoming adversity and peak performance is sure to instil a highly desirable work ethic going forwards. Emphasising... > View Profile

Diwali: 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

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

Cumbria: Road to Rio 2016

Our Road to Rio 2016 workshops are a dance celebration of the countries participating in the upcoming Olympics in Brazil. The day can begin with an opening ceremony showcasing the countries taking part in the day, including all of the flags of your chosen... > View Profile

History: 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

Chinese New Year: Chinese New Year Storytelling

Our Chinese New Year Storytellers will capture the imaginations of your children. Children are encouraged to develop characters culminating in dramatic performances which are then delivered by the children. The sessions are designed to engage and inspire children. They are... > View Profile

Healthy Schools: Celebrity Chef to Visit your School!

Cooking Demonstrations Cooking demonstrations not only educate students about the more practical aspects of life but also give the chance to bond with fellow classmates. Call upon culinary gurus, such as two times Michelin star chef Jean Cristophe Novelli and BBC’s... > View Profile

Diwali: 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

Indian: Indian 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

Thinking Skills: Thinking Skills & Problem Solving Workshop

Problem-solving skills are the foundation of all areas of knowledge, such as mathematics, science and the arts. Our problem solving sessions are suitable from Reception children right through to working with the teachers at your school. Using our specially created soft play... > View Profile

History: 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

Drama and Theatre: Story Factory Workshop

Education Group’s Story Factory workshops captures the imagination of your children. Children are encouraged to develop characters culminating in dramatic performances delivered by the children. This is an extremely popular workshop during Anti Bullying Week or on World... > View Profile

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