Creative Literacy Programmes for Primary Schools

28th May 2021News, School Workshops

Experiential, exciting and empowering, our imaginative and cross-curricular approaches harness tried and trusted approaches from the worlds of drama, visual art and creative writing and are all rooted in the Curriculum. Approaches specifically developed to support EYFS – KS2 / P1 – P7 children in developing their reading and writing skills – and to boost … Read More

Creative Literacy Programmes for Primary Schools in Ireland

2nd May 2021News, School Workshops

Creative Literacy Programmes for Primary Schools in Ireland including In-person and Live Streamed Poetry, Shakespeare and Creative Literacy workshops.  We’ve adapted some of our most popular workshops to allow us to work safely with smaller groups, with no props / resources to handle – and in compliance with individual schools’ Covid-19 policies. The Great Grammar … Read More

Socially Distanced, Digital and Live Streamed Literacy Workshops for Secondary Schools – Winter Term 2021

7th Feb 2021News, School Workshops

Creativity is at the core of reading and writing, at the heart of speaking and listening. So our range of Creative Literacy programmes offers KS3 and 4 / S1 – S4 students opportunities to explore and experiment with words in different contexts. Experiential, exciting and empowering, our imaginative approaches harness tried and trusted approaches from … Read More

Teaching Resource: The Pirate Art Gallery

20th Feb 2020Free Teaching Resources, News

This is a great – and very active way – of supporting your pupils in understanding that different pirates had different jobs! Download The Pirate Art Gallery EYFS / KS1 / P1 – P3 resource Download The Pirate Art Gallery KS2 / P4 – P7 resource   Find more free to download teaching resources here

World Book Day 2020 – Last Few School Slots Remaining!

12th Feb 2020News

If you are still looking for an exciting and engaging way to celebrate this year’s World Book Day then look no further! as we have a couple of slots left for our Visit from Bookman and Paige Turner’s Fiction Mission workshops left! We are sold out on World Book Day itself but have limited availability … Read More

School Arts Week Workshops

1st Jan 2019School Workshops

This summer we will be celebrating the creative arts in schools across the country by supporting children to explore, engage and develop their own creativity through a wide range of participatory art workshops. We believe that art is for everyone, that everyone should have the opportunity to participate in the creative arts – and that participating in … Read More

British Science Week 2019 – Science Workshops for Primary and Secondary Schools

17th Oct 2018News, School Workshops

Celebrate British Science Week 2019 with one of our fantastic, hands-on, drama based, creative science workshops for primary and secondary schools. Rather than presenting big and colourful experiments, the sparks in our science workshops are ignited by the children’s creativity! And our drama-based approaches both cementing existing knowledge and introduce new concepts and content. Engaging and exciting workshops such as Interplanetary … Read More

Refugee Week 2019 – School Workshops

25th Apr 2018News, School Workshops

For its 20th anniversary, Refugee Week is inviting us all to participate in one of its 20 Simple Acts – easy ways of showing support for refugees. And our Welcome Gems workshop will allow you and your pupils the chance to accomplish No. 15 on the list: “Spread the Word”!     The news is … Read More

Children’s Book Week – School Workshops

1st Jun 2016News, School Workshops

Children’s Book Week is the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading. Established in 1919, Children’s Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. Every year, commemorative events are held nationwide at schools, libraries, bookstores, homes, wherever young readers and books connect! If you are looking for ways to … Read More