Our Top 5 Cross-Curricular Artists

25th Jun 2019News

We’re always looking for inspiration for cross-curricular learning and we’d like to share our five of our favourite artworks/artists that lend themselves brilliantly to this. 1) William Hogarth’s painting ‘Scenes from Shakespeare’s The Tempest’ provides a great starting point for discussion around how the characters might be lifted from page to stage. Did your pupils … Read More

Introducing Shakespeare

19th Jun 2019News

We love taking our Shakespeare programmes to schools all over the world, and we’ve thoroughly enjoyed developing a new one with Year 7/S1 particularly in mind. Introducing Shakespeare is a fantastic (and very energetic!) way to engage your students in the playwright, his life and works – and prepare them for their studies to come. … Read More

New! CSI: Rollercoaster – Exploring Forces in Context

16th Jun 2019News

Our CSI: Forces programme has proved so popular that we’ve responded to popular demand by creating a version set deep in the world of theme parks: CSI: Rollercoaster. Available in age-differentiated formats from Years 1 to 6, this immersive workshop contextualises forces, challenging pupils to use their existing scientific understanding and transfer it to new … Read More

Top Five – Views

2nd Jun 2019News

As a team, we travel tens of thousands of miles every year, taking our creative learning programmes to primary and secondary schools across the land (in this academic year alone, we’ve been to schools in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Channel Islands, Italy and Turkey!). We see some amazing views, both on our travels … Read More

Teaching Resource: Go Wild for the Summer

1st Jun 2019Free Teaching Resources

The Wildlife Trusts’ 30 Days Wild initiative challenges schools to “do something wild every day throughout June”. This fun activity helps you do just that – and brings both maths and science into the mix too! Download Instructions for Go Wild For The Summer – Reception – KS1 / P1-P3 Download Instructions for Go Wild … Read More

Maths Week Ireland 2019 – 12th – 20th October – School Workshops

12th May 2019News

Maths Week Ireland will take place between the 12th – 20th October 2019. We sell out well in advance for these dates so if you are interested in working with us please get in touch!  All of our maths workshops have been carefully designed to put into context and actively promote to both the Northern Ireland … Read More

Shakespeare Workshops for Summer Term

3rd May 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

Maths Week London 10-14th June 2019 – Maths Workshops

1st May 2019News, School Workshops

Is your school taking part in Maths Week London this year? Maths Week London aims to raise the profile of maths in the London community, improve children’s attitude towards maths and promote the value of maths as an essential skill. You will find lots of information about how to get involved, along with free resources … Read More

Big Science! Whole School Science Days for Summer Term 

1st May 2019News, School Workshops

Designed to accommodate the whole of a two-form entry school in a single day, our Big Science Days provide the perfect way to get everyone thinking and talking about science. The days are intensely active – because, rather than offering “whizz-bang” experiments, our unique approach is to use techniques drawn from the worlds of drama … Read More