School Workshops - The Drama Hut
The Drama Hut offers on-site school workshops, encouraging learning in a creative environment. With a wide range of topics to choose from, let us create a unique learning experience for your school.
During this Tudor workshop the children will :
Create images from the period, including a royal banquet, a game of jousting and a gory scene of crime and punishment.
Learn a traditional ‘Pavane’ dance often performed in Henry VIII’s court.
Explore the politics and religious beliefs of the time and how they affected key players during Henry’s reign.
Through performance and poetry, learn about the six wives of Henry VIII.
Why book The Drama Hut for educational workshops into your school?
We believe that schools should have ready access to drama in order to support learning. The Drama Hut was created in order to provide a service that teachers could access, to help bring the curriculum to life. Through drama, children are able to experience a subject, complementing and enhancing their learning in the classroom.
All our team are trained both in facilitation and performance. They have experience working with children of all ages and share a common passion through learning through drama. All facilitators are DBS checked and implement The Drama Hut CPP (Child Protection Policy).
With over one hundred schools visited, we are passionate about the impact that drama within schools, can have on children’s education.
What activities are available during group visits?
We cover a wide range of topics from the school curriculum and use drama-based activities to bring the subject to life. Here is a selection of the topics we cover: Ancient Greeks, Egyptians, Mayans, Romans, Stone Age, Saxon and Viking, Victorians, WW1, WW2, Great Fire of London and Florence Nightingale. We can also provide bespoke workshops at schools requests.
What size groups do you cater for?
We can work with up to 30 children at any one time for a minimum of 60 minutes. We offer special day rates for multiple classes and can deliver two different topics to different year groups on the same day, helping to manage tight school budgets.
Do you offer on-site classroom facilities?
All we require on the day is the school hall or similar to work in and a member of staff to observe the session/s.
Is there first aid on site?
Do you cater for visitors with Special Educational Needs (SEN)?
“We have used The Drama Hut on several occasions to help enrich and inspire the children’s experience of the curriculum. All facilitators have been well prepared and able to use their dramatic skills to deliver well-pitched and interesting workshops. Children are always excited after the session and are able to speak confidently about what they have learnt.”
Marie Hedges, Orleans Primary School, Middlesex
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"This was a fantastic workshop; children were clearly engaged throughout. The ability to mix the drama with information being given was brilliant. Highly enjoyable!"
Year 5 teacher , Whitefriars Primary
"A fully comprehensive set of activities, delivered with fantastic enthusiasm. Thank you."
, Henry Moore School
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