Anglo Saxon Workshop
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Architecture Workshops Run Hands-On Focused Practical Tasks For All Key Stages & Abilities.
In The Saxon Roundhouse we take history as a starting point and using, Design Technology, Maths Literacy, Science and Drama to differing degrees, pupils create large scale reconstructions of famous architectural landmarks that bring curriculum subjects to life. Pupils work individually, in small teams and altogether to build one large Roundhouse.
Why book Architecture Workshops's Anglo Saxon Workshop workshop for your school?
The Architecture Workshops Association have been running fun and engaging workshops since 1996 that engage with pupils and providing catalytic support for teachers. Fitting with the national curriculum on numerous levels, not only the obvious STEM elements and History, but we help develop pupils Fine and Gross Motor Skills as well as a their independent thought and problem solving skills, thereby increasing their self esteem.
Which Curriculum Subjects do you cater for?
Curriculum topics available: Logic and Problem Solving, Shape.
All of our hands-on workshops contain every aspect of STEM learning, from number and counting to shape and space the real word Maths involved is focused on the importance of triangulation in construction. From a Saxon Roundhouse to a Skyscraper
Curriculum topics available: Team building.
Teamwork and resilience included
Curriculum topics available: Mechanics and engineering.
Construction elements included
Some drama included
Curriculum topics available: Teamwork and resilience.
Problem Solving and Resilience Elements Included
Anglo Saxon Roundhouse demonstrating how the people lived
What activities are available during this educational workshop?
Bridge Building, Egyptian Pyramids; Ely Cathedral; Fairground Rides; Geodesic Structures; Greek Parthenon; Indian Taj Mahal; Islamic Dome Of The Rock; Mayan Pyramid; Sculptures; Saxon Roundhouse; Shelters; Skyscrapers; Stonehenge; Tudor Globe Theatre; Victorian Crystal Palace; Viking Longboat
What size groups do you cater for?
2 x 45 in one day
Do you offer access for visitors with disabilities?
Do you cater for visitors with Special Educational Needs (SEN)?
My son, Erno, ran out of his classroom today exclaiming 'best day ever'.
Thank you so much for what sounds like an inspiring session building pyramids in Elstree.
His eyes were glistening and he is still buzzing!
Thank you very much.
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