Shakespeare Workshops for the Autumn / Winter Term

16th Oct 2019News, School Workshops

Celebrate Shakespeare in your school with an interactive drama-based workshop from as creatives! available to schools throughout the UK and beyond. Teacher CPD workshops also available!  William Shakespeare is now firmly back on the national curriculum – but he’s never actually been away. Everyone knows his face and the names of a play or two – … Read More

Royal Institution Maths E&E Grant Scheme 2019 Now Open

14th Oct 2019News

Our popular range of Creative Maths workshops are included in the programmes you can apply for funding for, as part of the Maths E&E Grant Scheme 2019! Grants of £500 are offered for schools to experience a maths activity selected from the STEM Directory. This scheme is generously supported by the Clothworkers’ Foundation and the L.G.  The 2019 STEM Maths E&E grant … Read More

British Science Week 2020: Kick Start Grants and New Programme Seven Wonders of the World

10th Oct 2019News, School Workshops

Using a range of age-appropriate drama-based techniques to cement prior learning, clarify difficult concepts, introduce new content and extend thinking, our creative science programmes are always really popular.   Seven Wonders of the World (perfect for a Kick Start Grant)  Specially developed to tie in with the British Science Week 2020 theme of Our Diverse Planet, and able to … Read More

New Secondary Maths Workshop – The Priorities Game

6th Oct 2019News, School Workshops

Working in teams –  and responding to change – to put maths in context This thought provoking workshop sees students working in teams to create a series of budgets designed to fund an exciting new community initiative. The sting in the tail, though, is that each team will represent a different interest group, with, of … Read More

World Book Day 2020 – Reserve your date now!

2nd Oct 2019News, School Workshops

We hope you have had a thoroughly enjoyable World Book Day 2019 – we have absolutely loved visiting schools up and down the country delivering our Bookman, Paige Turner, Poetry and Shakespeare workshops –  and we are now (yes already!) taking bookings for World Book Day 2020. We usually sell out months in advance for … Read More

Free Poetry Teaching Resources

2nd Oct 2019Free Teaching Resources, News

Here you will find some quick and easy ideas to get your pupils creating their own poetry! all of our ideas are free to download and we would love to hear how you’ve got on with them – you can tweet us @AsCreatives Shakespeare Personification Poetry Writing poetry inspired by Shakespeare’s plays is a great … Read More

New! Whole-School Maths: The Benefactor

1st Oct 2019News, School Workshops

New! Whole-School Maths: The Benefactor – Money-based maths fun for up to 420 pupils in a single day! Eccentric millionaire Benny Factor has amassed a fortune over the last few years – and it’s now time to give something back to a village that’s very close to his heart: Amberton. The trouble is, though, that … Read More

National Poetry Day Workshops – 3rd October 2019

22nd Sep 2019News

We love the power of words, so National Poetry Day is always one of our most enjoyable times of the year! taking place on Thursday 3rd October 2019 we have a range of enjoyable and engaging workshops, all tied into this year’s theme “Truth.” we always sell out well in advance for these workshops, so … Read More