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.

 

Art: Art Now!

Christmas Bauble Workshops, African Mask Making Workshops and Ceramic Plate Workshop - our Art Now! series has it all. Our African Mask Making Workshop focuses on the use of Adinkra symbols on a traditional Western African Dan style mask. Using wooden masks made from... > View Profile

World War Two: Codebreaking Workshop

Its 1940 and the Country is at war. We’ve intercepted enemy radio signals and sent them to Bletchley Park, home of our country's codebreakers. These messages have been coded using German Enigma machines and need to be deciphered and sent to our military command... > View Profile

Celebrity Guest Speakers: Motivational Celebrity 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

Black History: Rhythms of Africa

Using traditional African djembe drums, children create sounds and rhythms with each child having the opportunity to experience a feeling of unity as part of a drum circle. Children will also learn some traditional songs from Western Africa. Our Drumming... > View Profile

Music: South East Asian Gamelan

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 made up... > View Profile

Drama and Theatre: WW1 Drama 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

Problem Solving: Problem Solving Skills 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

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

Academy Celebration: African Mask Painting Workshop

Our Mask Making Workshop is a unique celebration of African art. Each child decorates their own wooden mask sculpted in the style of the Dan Tribe from Western Africa. As part of the workshop the children will learn about African art and how most African masks are... > View Profile

Healthy Schools: A-life Healthy Workshops | Fun Fitness Sessions | Alcohol & Drugs Awareness

A-life is the leading provider of Healthy Workshops, Fun Fitness Sessions and Alcohol & Drugs Awareness for primary schools and we would LOVE to visit your school to help teach these vital lessons to your pupils, parents and staff. Our workshops are packed full of... > View Profile

History: 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

Drumming: Samba Drumming Workshop

Bring a Latin flavour to your primary school from South America! Our Samba Drumming Workshop is suitable for all age groups and gives children the opportunity to creatively learn about and enjoy music from another culture. Using various percussion... > 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

Chinese New Year: The Dragon Dance

The Dragon Dance captures the very symbol of Chinese New Year. Chinese New Year is on the 16th February and 2018 is the Year of the Dog. Traditionally, New Year was a time for the Chinese to pray to their ancestors as well as to all the... > View Profile

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