Key Stage 1 and 2 Workshops

Victorian servants

Whole day workshop would be split into three sessions and could look like this.

One hour house tour

Step into rooms other visitors aren’t allowed in. Short interactive activities in approximately 4 rooms, in groups of 8 pupils maximum led by a member of the learning team.  Example – setting out a tea tray for the housekeeper in the Still Room.

One hour object handling session

See, touch and play with real and replica objects. In 4 groups rotate through tables of objects on specific themes from your workshop. Example - a table themed on Victorian bedrooms or the butler.

One hour interactive session

A hands-on session involving a variety of activities craft, games, dressing up, writing depending on the chosen workshop.  Example – minibeast hunting and identification in the gardens using collecting pots and trays.

Workshop

Learning focus

Key Stage

Length

Cost +VAT

House visits

Home Sweet Home

Similarities and differences between homes in the past.

EYFS

KS1

2 hours

£5.00

Let’s Play

Learn about the toys that Victorian children played with.

EYFS

KS1

2 hours

£5.00

Once upon a Victorian time

Try your hands at the jobs of Victorian servants.

KS1

KS2

Full day £7.50

Art Attack

Look at the artwork in the house and have a go at making your own.

KS1

KS2

2 hours

Full day

£5.00

£7.50

Tyntesfield at War

Who used Tyntesfield during World War Two?

KS2

Full day

£7.50

Outdoor visits

New for 2018:

Big friend; little friend

Junior and infant classes work together to play games and complete challenges in the woodland. KS1 and KS2 Half day £5.00

Minibeast Safari

Minibeast hunt and identification

EYFS

KS1

2 hours

Full Day

£5.00

£7.50

Tree Champions

Explore the grounds, survey, identify and record trees  around the estate.

KS1

KS2

2 hours

Full day

£5.00

£7.50

Plant Hunters

Identify and name plants and investigate how they grow on the estate.

KS1

KS2

2 hours

Full day

£5.00

£7.50

Orienteering

Symbols, maps, orientation exercises in the woods.

KS2

2 hours

£5.00

Field to Fork

Cook seasonal food with a Tyntesfield chef and explore where it grows.

KS1

KS2

Half day

Full day

£6.00

£8.50

Leigh Woods visits

Leigh Woods Iron Age life

Explore a real Iron Age fort

KS1

KS2

Full day

£7.50 (with EGM)

Leigh Woods’ living things

Explore diverse habitats

KS1

KS2

2 hours

Full day

£5.00 (with EGM)

£7.50 (with EGM)