Case Study: The Pirate’s Challenge!

1st Apr 2018Case Studies, News

A one-form entry school in Bolton, Edgworth has a House system that encourages children of different ages to work and socialise together, developing relationships across year groups. So when they were planning a Maths Day where pupils would work in House groups rather than in their normal classes, they asked us if there was a … Read More

Maths Workshops for Schools in Ireland

14th Mar 2018News, School Workshops

One the UK’s leading providers of maths workshops to schools. All of our maths workshops have been carefully designed to put into context and actively promote the keystones of the Northern Ireland Curriculum. Tapping into pupils’ own creativity, our unashamedly fun workshops engage, motivate and, crucially, challenge the children and young people we work with, providing them with meaningful contexts … Read More

Learning Outside the Classroom Opportunities in Maths and English

1st Feb 2018News, School Workshops, Teacher CPD

Outdoor spaces provide wonderful opportunities to explore how numbers and shapes create both the built and natural worlds. Every year we work with schools across the UK to help realise the potential of their outdoor space/s for creative learning opportunities.  Outdoor MathsSchools’ outdoor areas offer a wealth of stimulus for learning in Literacy. Whether it’s an observational poetry … Read More

Science Workshops for Schools in Ireland

1st Feb 2018News, School Workshops

as creatives is one of the UK’s leading providers of Science Workshops to primary and secondary schools. Always rooted in real and concrete science and taking their lead from the Northern Ireland Curriculum- but taking approaches from the world of the arts – our  Science Workshops for schools in Ireland provide an excellent way of engaging … Read More

Shakespeare Poets – with the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust!

25th Jan 2018News, School Workshops

We are huge fans of Shakespeare, of course – firmly believing in the power of experiential approaches to his works. And we also love the process of creating, crafting and performing poetry. Over the years, we have taken our interactive Shakespeare and Poetry workshops to tens of thousands of children and young people, both nationally … Read More

10th Birthday Celebrations Offer

10th Jan 2018News, School Workshops

2018 marks ten years since we founded As Creatives – ten years in which we’ve led creative learning programmes for hundreds of thousands of children and young people in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Channel Isles, the Czech Republic and Malaysia! To celebrate, we’ve got some exciting news to share over the next twelve … Read More

Blog: Learning Outside the Classroom

10th Jan 2018Blog, News

A nostalgic whim took me on a detour recently, to show my kids where I had built dens amongst trees and bracken as a dirty-kneed nine year old. It was the same spot, I told them on our approach, where my big brothers regularly rode their bikes on dirt tracks, over obstacles and down dips … Read More