Directory of Services
INSET AND WORKSHOP PROVIDERS
Drama in Education Specialist
Drama in Education Specialist, John Kirk, leads drama workshops and performance workshops across the country. He works with groups of all ages and can link his drama work to most curriculum areas, especially helping to boost literacy attainment.
Balestra School Workshops
This is the hub site for a company providing a wide variety of primary school workshops for a range of different topics such as history, science and sport. Each workshop is designed and delivered by a qualified primary teacher and also they come complete with a range of free downloadable teaching resources.
Bigfoot Arts Education
Bigfoot Arts Education, founded in 2000 is an arts education movement that operates across the UK. The Bigfooter ?is? the performance. It?s not just what they do in terms of performing arts pedagogy, but it?s the way in which they do it which makes them stand out from the crowd. Bigfooters know how to play. What would normally be a routine exercise becomes an engaging and memorable learning experience.
Book a Bangdrum Workshop and embark on a cultural adventure in world music, dance & art. We offer workshops and performances for schools and businesses including music, drumming, dance and carnival arts as well as an all new alternative music service for schools, a music store and much, much more… At Bangdrum we believe in teaching through INSPIRATION, building cohesion by having FUN, and training by stimulating CREATIVITY.
Whole-day Victorian Inventions workshops in the comfort of your own school. Using a wide range of genuine Victorian artefacts, including some of the first cameras, household items, typewriters and sewing machines, pupils learn about the massive technological developments of the Victorian age, in activities including powering a real steam train, photographing each other with an 1880 camera lens and using a real working electric telegraph.
Workshops for Schools and Nurseries
Workshops for Schools and Nurseries offers a tailor-made service to all educational organisations by providing experienced creative practitioners for particular events. Whether it be curriculum based workshops, extended school provision or nursery, WFS can cater for every occasion, including Healthy Schools weeks and Creative, Cultural and International experiences. The company can provide the right 'artist' for your organisation, saving you precious time, money and energy!
School workshops.com allows teachers from early years, Primary and Secondary schools to discover the huge range of workshop providers that are available to visit the schools in the UK. From maths and history to instrument making and arts this is a great resource for any busy teacher.
Drama Resource offers high quality training courses and INSET for primary schools designed to create interactive learning opportunities across the curriculum. The website also offers lesson plans, drama games and techniques. Please mention Arts On The Move in all enquiries.
Fantastically interactive WW2 'Junior air raid warden' training workshops in the comfort of your school, complete with many genuine artefacts and all taught and delivered by a QTS teacher. Each workshop combines a full 5 hours of hands-on activities, together with many opportunities for the pupils to perform their own Historical Enquiry on the range of Second World War home front artefacts.
Everything Dinosaur offers a wide range of dinosaur themed teaching activities, fossil workshops, dinosaurs in school and out-reach visits in support of science teaching in the United Kingdom
Circus Sensible specialise in Circus skills workshops and days with our ‘baby’ Big Tops at schools and events nationwide. Our Circus skills workshops include Juggling, Plate Spinning, Diabolo, Poi etc and are suitable for all ages. Days with our tents include shows, workshops and walkabout entertainment. Our Big Tops are also available for hire.
Primary Science Workshops
Primaryscienceworkshops.co.uk offer fun and safe science workshops for key stage two in primary schools. Their workshops are currently based around two themes, “From rockets to rovers” and “incredible inventions” and both themes feature a range of exciting activities such as designing and firing rockets, powering a real steam train around a track and using a genuine electric telegraph machine.
WW1 School Workshop
Experience the life of a First World War stretcher bearer in this fun and interactive workshop. Beginning with an interactive WW1 timeline, pupils then learn about first aid, marching and take a look at a soldier's life by investigating and wearing a soldier's kit bag. Planned and delivered by a QTS teacher.
Find School Workshops
Find School Workshops enables teachers and college tutors to find the right workshop or INSET. Find ideas for science, music, drama, theatre, art, and many other subjects. It's also a great resource for parents needing to find local children's entertainment and parties.
Squire Theatre is a company dedicated to providing industry standard stage combat training in schools. Be it a taster session in armed or unarmed combat, an introduction to Shakespeare through his fights, slapstick or even a short course in special effects Squire is here to help. Stage combat is safe, non competitive, primarily non contact and a great way to get students up on their feet performing and exploring a drama text.