Engaging School Workshops UK

Creative workshops in your classroom

Enrich your class topics with engaging school workshops that will really inspire young children. Experts in the subject areas you are studying can bring innovative learning through everything from theatre to problem solving. Creative topics that are thought provoking and sure to get your pupils enthusiastic about the subjects you are teaching.

Although you can work with the workshop provider to tailor the experience for your pupils, all you need to do is provide the space, whether that is the classroom, or a school hall. The specific resources and planning are taken care of for you, freeing up your time, and simply allowing the children to enjoy the experience.

Some workshops only operate locally, but most can visit all UK regions. We have indicated on the workshops below how far they will travel. To find more inspiring workshops for the following subjects, please view the following pages:

History Workshops
Science & STEM Workshops
Computing Workshops
English & Literacy Workshops
PSHE & Citizenship Workshops
Online Workshops

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In School Activity Days



The Outdoor Centre that Comes To You! WiseUp Team Building brings adventurous activities to your school for safe & fun outdoor learning experiences. Team Building, Bushcraft, Archery & Orienteering are just a few of our many exciting challenges.

WiseUp Team Building bring the Outdoor Centre To You! No more having to deal with long coach journeys, homesick students and huge prices. Our events are rewarding and affordable, which makes them accessible to many students who might usually miss out on a residential trip due to cost. The structure of our mobile team building activities means they are highly flexible and can be tailored to suit your school aims, objectives and timings. By having a wide range of challenges and such a flexible approach, our events can be used for a number of different onsite activity days in schools such as: • Reward Days • Drop Down Days • Enrichment Days • Staff Development Days • Collapsed Timetable Days • Primary/Secondary/Sixth Form Transition Days We are also able to run...

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In School Activity Days
In School Activity Days

Citizenship, Maths, Physical Education, PSHE, Bushcraft, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
The Outdoor Centre that Comes To You! WiseUp Team Building brings adventurous activities to your school for safe & fun outdoor learning experiences. Team Building, Bushcraft, Archery & Orienteering are just a few of our many exciting challenges.

Darcie’s Digital Dilemma
Darcie’s Digital Dilemma

Citizenship, Computing, PSHE

14 year old Darcie has just got a new phone and with it, a load of trouble. Trouble at school, trouble with trolls, and trouble with her parents. We need to help retrace her digital footprint and work out where it all went wrong.

Tudor Workshop
Tudor Workshop

English, History, Tudors

COVID-19 OFFER
We offer exciting, immersive and inspiring Tudor workshops for schools, presented by a charismatic “performing historian” with a deep-rooted passion for their subject.

World Book Day
World Book Day

English

COVID-19 OFFER
The Drama Hut offers on-site school workshops, encouraging learning in a creative environment. All we require prior to our visit is a clear space to work in and a member of staff to observe or join in the experience.




Wind Turbines
Wind Turbines

Science, Physics

COVID-19 OFFER
This highly interactive Wind Turbine session sees our Lead Renewable Energy expert communicator facilitate learners in constructing and testing a model wind turbine. Learners explore the principles around sustainability and renewable technology.

Stone to Iron Ages!
Stone to Iron Ages!

History, Prehistory, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
At The Past Presents...WE GO BIG! Historical Workshops with the biggest, most well-thought out resources, sessions & experiences available in the UK. You'll wonder why you ever took trips out when you see the value we bring into your classroom!

Walesby Forest - Workshops in Schools
Walesby Forest - Workshops in Schools

Citizenship, Physical Education, PSHE, SEN

Walesby Forest offers activities at your place. If the cost of transportation is too high, or you feel that a residential trip is inappropriate at this time, then let us come to you.

The Medieval World!
The Medieval World!

History, Medieval

COVID-19 OFFER
At The Past Presents...WE GO BIG! Historical Workshops with the biggest, most well-thought out resources, sessions & experiences available in the UK. You'll wonder why you ever took trips out when you see the value we bring into your classroom!


Animals VR Workshop
Animals VR Workshop

English, Science, Biology, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
Learning about the animal kingdom? Travel around the world and come face to face with a range of different animals through virtual reality! Bring the school trip to you! Ask about our coronavirus risk assessment.

Real Life Escape Room At School
Real Life Escape Room At School

Maths, Science, Chemistry, PSHE

Our Mobile Escape Room is truly immersive experience that will give any event a WOW factor. With two different themes, this unique vehicle allows students a chance to take part in a fully functioning escape room without leaving the school grounds.

Tudors VR Workshop
Tudors VR Workshop

English, History, Tudors, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
With PrimeVR, climb on board Henry VIII's famous warship, The Mary Rose! This workshop is a great way of bringing the Tudors to life and will be a fantastic writing stimulus for your class. Ask about our coronavirus risk assessment.

Crime Scene Investigation
Crime Scene Investigation

English, Maths

Enter the world of Forensic Science! This increasingly popular workshop has proven a challenge for even the most gifted students. Working in small groups teams will be presented with a crime scene to investigate.


Titanic
Titanic

History, Twentieth Century, Performing Arts

It was the largest man-made object ever to move, deemed by the owners and designers to be 'unsinkable'. So why and how did the Titanic sink? And what are the stories of the people trapped on board?

Game Over
Game Over

Performing Arts, PSHE

Take your class on a real life adventure through the world of addictive gaming. Will your class be able to avoid the temptation of in app-traps? Will they be able to resist the addictive games in order to get a good nights sleep?

Stone Age to Iron Age - Online Workshop
Stone Age to Iron Age - Online Workshop

History, Prehistory, Performing Arts

Venture through the earliest points in human history before there were any written records. We’ll discover how civilizations developed and human life changed through these prehistoric times.

Rosa Parks-A Time for Change
Rosa Parks-A Time for Change

History, Significant Individuals, Performing Arts, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
At the Drama Hut, we believe that schools should have affordable access to drama in order to support learning. The Drama Hut was created in order to provide an on-site service that teachers could access, to help bring the curriculum to life.


Introducing Shakespeare- Engage and Inspire
Introducing Shakespeare- Engage and Inspire

English

COVID-19 OFFER
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.

Shakespeare
Shakespeare

English, Performing Arts

Explore the work of William Shakespeare, with a focus on the depth of character, use of stage craft and innovative language. Choose from Macbeth, A Midsummer Nights Dream or Romeo & Juliet for your One Day Creative drama workshop.

Dance Days TV
Dance Days TV

Performing Arts, Dance, Physical Education

COVID-19 OFFER
Dance Days TV - 14 of our most popular educational dance workshop videos. Styles include African, Carnival, Chinese, Flamenco, Greek, Indian, Irish, Russian, USA, the 1940s, 1960s, 1970s, Street and Pirates. From £45 per workshop video.

Science VR Day
Science VR Day

English, Science

COVID-19 OFFER
Bring all of your KS2 science topics to life with PrimeVR! We offer a range of workshops to make your science day an exciting and amazing day! We can cover space, volcanoes and inside the body! Ask about our coronavirus risk assessment.


Superhero Workshop & Wow Day
Superhero Workshop & Wow Day

English

Dan Tastic Education brings comic books to life with incredible Superhero Wow Days! Your pupils will be inspired & engaged by an array of props, videos & student interaction with one of our fun & entertaining Dan Tastic Workshop Facilitators!

Mountains
Mountains

Geography, Physical Geography

Experience Mountains through a variety of multimedia resources including the power of Virtual Reality

The Respiratory System VR Workshop
The Respiratory System VR Workshop

English, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
Take a trip inside the human body to learn all about the respiratory system. We'll break down the process of breathing by taking a closer look at the lungs, trachea, mouth and nose. Ask about our coronavirus risk assessment.

History Dance Workshops
History Dance Workshops

Citizenship, History, Greeks, Ancient Civilisations, Egyptians, Vikings, Medieval, Tudors, Elizabethans, Victorian, Edwardian, worldwar, Twentieth Century, Performing Arts, Dance, Music, Physical Education, PSHE

COVID-19 OFFER
History dance workshops for schools help enrich your pupil's learning from £1.43 per pupil. Explore various dances from historical periods and bring the subject to life with outside of the classroom learning.


The Early Aspiration Street
The Early Aspiration Street

Citizenship, English, Maths, Geography, Archaeology, Physical Education, Art, PSHE, Wildlife

We bring the School Trip DIRECTLY to you! Sometimes, taking your pupils on a school trip just isn't do-able. We don't want your pupils to miss out on these integral childhood adventures any more than you do, which is why we'd love to put UK prim

Freestyle Football Workshops
Freestyle Football Workshops

Physical Education, PSHE, Sports Centre, SEN

We offer Freestyle Football Workshops and Assembly Demonstrations & Inspirational Talks to schools up and down the UK. Taught by World Top 10 Football Freestyler Jamie Knight, these workshops are not to be missed!

China VR Workshop
China VR Workshop

English, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
Take your class on a guided tour across China with PrimeVR! Your pupils will visit famous sites including the Great Wall of China and the Forbidden City. Bring the school trip to you! Ask about our coronavirus risk assessment.

Great Fire of London
Great Fire of London

History, Tudors, Performing Arts

A fire that burned across London - can you even imagine a fire that big?! What would it have been like to fight to save your family, you animals and your home? Let's find out how the Great Fire started and who was involved!


Workshop 3
Workshop 3

Geography, Environmental Geography, Science, Biology

Calamity Climate Change Workshop - Ks1 & Ks2. An amazing workshop that will inspire your school to look at and change the way they thing about disposable plastics and the effects on our planet.

Explorer Dome-Rocket Science Shows and Workshops
Explorer Dome-Rocket Science Shows and Workshops

Science, Physics, Design Technology

These shows and workshops are run by Explorer Dome - we can bring this interactive show or hands-on workshops to enthrall your students with all the fantastic forces of rocket science.

Mayans VR Workshop
Mayans VR Workshop

English, History, Ancient Civilisations, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
Take your class to the famous Mayan city of Chichen-Itza in Mexico with PrimeVR! Our VR workshops immerse pupils in another location, without actually leaving the classroom! Ask about our coronavirus risk assessment.

A virtual audience with Queen Elizabeth I: for schools
A virtual audience with Queen Elizabeth I: for schools

History, Elizabethans, Monarchs, Significant Individuals, Beyond Living Memory

Join Queen Elizabeth I as she welcomes you virtually in the Great Chamber at the Charterhouse where she spent time just before being crowned Queen of England. The 45 minute session is fully interactive and held by Spectrum Drama costumed interpreter.


Mindfulness Workshop Videos
Mindfulness Workshop Videos

Performing Arts, PSHE

Practice the much-needed skills of reflection, empathy, and caring for your own health with Clem and Carly. They will guide you and your pupils through a 'perform-along' creative Mindfulness lesson with time to explore emotions and feelings and tools

Climate Change
Climate Change

Citizenship, Geography, Environmental Geography, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
From start to finish this exciting and inspiring workshop on CLIMATE CHANGE is a wonderful way to introduce your pupils to the changing world around us. The professional actor will set up a pop-up theatre in your school hall, music & costumes.

Flamenco Dance Workshops
Flamenco Dance Workshops

Citizenship, Performing Arts, Dance, Music, Physical Education, PSHE, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
Flamenco & Spanish dance workshops for schools help enrich your pupil's learning from £1.43 per pupil. These workshops are a great way to kick off learning about Spain and can be booked at any time during the school year.

Great Fire of London Workshop
Great Fire of London Workshop

History, Tudors

COVID-19 OFFER
Step back in time to Restoration Britain, England is ravaged with plague and threatened by war with Holland. In the early hours of September 2nd 1666 a fire breaks out in a small bakery on Pudding lane.


Stone Age Workshops
Stone Age Workshops

History, Prehistory, Bushcraft, SEN

Our Stone Age programme is a great way to introduce the Stone Age topic. We offer a unique interactive 'show and tell' to really bring the subject alive and pass around the tools and clothes of the past. Touch, taste and smell the Stone Age.

Saxon Workshops
Saxon Workshops

Citizenship, Maths, History, Saxons, Design Technology, SEN

Workshops need to take place in the school dining hall, gym or sports hall. Please allow a minimum of 2 Square Metres of space per student.

Anti-Bullying Show - Online
Anti-Bullying Show - Online

Citizenship, Performing Arts, PSHE

Are you looking for an exciting and engaging experience for your students this Anti-Bullying Week? Then you need the ultimate Online Anti-Bullying Show for Schools: Time To Unite!

STEM Workshop
STEM Workshop

Maths, Science, Physics, Design Technology, PSHE

All of our workshops contain elements of STEM, due to the nature of the activity. We have a series of workshops that focus on imagination, creativity, teamwork and problem solving, the most challenging of which we categorise STEAM workshops.


Roman Workshop
Roman Workshop

History, Romans, Significant Individuals, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
During this workshop, the children will be met by Queen Boudicca, leader of the Celts. With her guidance they will explore what life was like in the Roman army, including battle formations and look at the difference between the two tribes.

Maya Activities and VR Day
Maya Activities and VR Day

Archaeology, History, Ancient Civilisations

COVID-19 OFFER
Discover the Maya in a day! Visit ancient sites, using VR (optional) Explore the past, with interactive sessions Learn ancient skills with hands-on activities. - A truly immersive and interactive day.

Ancient Egyptians
Ancient Egyptians

History, PSHE, Egyptians

COVID-19 OFFER
This fun, absorbing and interactive workshop introduces children to the fascinating and enigmatic world of the ancient Egyptians.

Robotics Workshop
Robotics Workshop

Maths, Physics, Design Technology, Computing, SEN

What could be more fun than interacting with robots and then building your own and controlling it with code you have written yourself! Using LEGO WeDo 2.0 kits and iPads, your children will build their own robot and control its movement with code.


Religious Festivals
Religious Festivals

Performing Arts, Religious Education

One Day Creative Religious Festival workshops explore Diwali and Holi through drama. Discover the Hindu stories that form the origins of the festival.

Climate Change VR Workshop
Climate Change VR Workshop

English, Geography, Environmental Geography, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
Introduce your pupils to climate change with PrimeVR! We'll take your pupils on a virtual tour of the world to see what impact global warming is having on the natural world. Bring the school trip to you! Ask about our coronavirus risk assessment.

Viking Workshop
Viking Workshop

Geography, Human Geography, History, Saxons, Vikings, Performing Arts, Art

COVID-19 OFFER
A totally interactive exploration of the Vikings through Stories, Artefacts, Costumes, Coin Making and a whole lot of 8th and 9th century history.

Tudors & Elizabethans!
Tudors & Elizabethans!

History, Tudors

COVID-19 OFFER
Our exciting Tudor and Stuart days involve hands-on learning of this progressive time in our History. From a whistle-stop tour of the wives of Henry Vlll, to the Spanish Armanda, Explorers, Crime & Punishment and so much more, we have it covered!


Creative Writing-Engage and Inspire’–Roald Dahl
Creative Writing-Engage and Inspire’–Roald Dahl

English, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
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.

The Stone Age Time Travel Escape Rooms
The Stone Age Time Travel Escape Rooms

English, Maths, History, Prehistory, Physical Education, Art, PSHE

We don't want your pupils to miss out on these integral childhood adventures any more than you do, which is why we'd love to put UK primary schools at the heart of the action - and bring the experiences to you!

JAMES BOFFIN, SECRET SCIENCE AGENT UU7
JAMES BOFFIN, SECRET SCIENCE AGENT UU7

Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology

My name's Boffin. James Boffin. Secret Science Agent UU7. Licensed to carry out science missions at ANY SCHOOL on ANY SCIENCE. Operational out of SI6. That's Scientific Intelligence, Section 6 based at Science Headquarters. Experiment with UU7 soon!

Roman Workshops
Roman Workshops

Maths, History, Romans, Design Technology

Hands-On Building Workshops For KS2 to fit in with the curriculum on Settlers & Invaders. Complimenting our Viking Longboat workshop and Saxon Roundhouse. Pupils build a Roman Vila 6m square and 2.5m high, large enough for them to all occupy


School of Noise
School of Noise

Science, Physics, Music

COVID-19 OFFER
Explore the wonderful world of sound with the School of Noise. Our fun and educational workshops are designed to investigate the science of sound and provide pupils with a hands-on opportunity to conduct their own experiments.

Science Into Schools
Science Into Schools

Maths, Science, Physics, Chemistry

Delivering interactive Science shows and workshops directly to your Schools and offering a varied experience of Science for all ages. Helping to enhance your students Mathematical and Scientific knowledge

Ancient Greeks
Ancient Greeks

History, Greeks, SEN

So much fun they won't even realise they're learning! Ancient Greek interactive workshops to inspire, engage and educate! Costumed experts bring the world of the Ancient Greeks to life with artefacts and activities right in your classroom.

Storybarn On the Road: DIGITAL
Storybarn On the Road: DIGITAL

English, PSHE

COVID-19 OFFER
HIJACKED! A digital Shared Reading experience for the classroom – our Storyhunter will lead a video call interrupted by the alien Zlob from planet Glob, a place where everything is the same. Can we show Zlob why difference should be celebrated?!


Programming virtual robots
Programming virtual robots

Maths, Design Technology, Computing

COVID-19 OFFER
Brand New - Robot programming workshops that can be run entirely virtually. Two types are offered, Scratch based (best for KS2) and Python based (best for KS3).

Team Building @ Your School
Team Building @ Your School

Citizenship, PSHE

Year Group Team Bonding Event at your School. We bring our It's a Knock out and Total Wipe Out Inflatable Obstacle Course to your school together with our Team Building challenges.

 Ancient Egyptians
Ancient Egyptians

Citizenship, History, Ancient Civilisations, Egyptians, Performing Arts

A fun and participatory day of drama exploring Ancient Egyptians! Children will learn about the history of the Egyptians, exploring their civilisation and how this relates to their lives today.

Street Dance Workshops
Street Dance Workshops

Citizenship, Dance, Music, Physical Education, PSHE, SEN

COVID-19 OFFER
Street dance workshops for schools help enrich your pupil's learning from £1.43 per pupil. Our Street dance workshops fall under USA styles and can be used as part of our Pick N Mix Dance Day.

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