“This is the funnest workshop ever!”
Simram - age 9

Learning - Primary

Sensational Sessions

Led by one of our expert guides, the group will begin by exploring the House through interactive games, story creation and word play; after lunch this package then offers a choice of workshops designed to fit in with the national curriculum.

Workshops:

  • Marvellous Miniatures
    Full day
    Using the House as inspiration we will work with the children to create portraits fit to be displayed in his cabinet of beauties. Make recycled renaissance picture frames, dress up in costume to draw and be drawn.
    Suitable for Years 1 to 6
    NC links: History, Design and Technology and Art and Design
  • Strawberry storytelling and crafts
    Half day
    Children will listen to a famous fairy tale and then make crowns and shields to become the heroes and heroines in the tales.
    Suitable for Early Years to Year 2
    NC links: English and Art and Design
  • Gothic Comics
    Full day
    Using the House as inspiration we will work with the children to create story ideas for development into a comic story line. Then using photography and ICT equipment will turn their Marvel(lous) ideas into Gothic Comics.
    Suitable for Year 6
    NC links: English, History, ICT, Art and Design