EYFS/Key Stage 1

EYFS/Key Stage 1

Our award winning Early Years and Key Stage 1 programme offers fun and inspiring learning experiences that help children develop an understanding of the world around them and encourage exploration, imagination and collaboration.

Under the Sea

Duration: 2 1-hour activities, plus time to explore the Museum Cost: £4.50 per pupil, adults free Group Size: Up to 2 classes Meet Oceana, a mischievous Cornish sea sprite, who loves to collect things and bring them to the Museum. Can you find the magical rhyme to wake her up to play? The aim of … Continued

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NEW! Arts Award ‘Discover’

We are currently developing and piloting programmes linked to Arts Award at Discover, Explore and Bronze level. Discover From Autumn term 2014, a FREE specially produced logbook will be available for teachers and group leaders to download as part of a pre-booked visit to the Museum. The logbook has been designed to support young people … Continued

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NEW! Pirates: Fact & Fiction

Duration: 2 1-hour activities, plus time to explore the Museum Cost: £4.50 per pupil, adults free Group Size: up to two classes New KS1 History and English Workshop Introduction In this hands-on history programme, children will use a range of original and replica artefacts, portraits, models and maps to explore the truth about piracy and … Continued

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Wreck & Rescue!

“… You have inspired so much—I’ve got such a lot to take back to the classroom … Thank you for a real hands-on learning experience. The children were totally captivated.” Duration: 2 1-hour activities, plus time to explore the Museum Cost: £4.50 per pupil, adults free Group Size: Up to 2 classes KS1 and KS2 History … Continued

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The Voyage of the Mystery

“Excellent – the actor enthralled the children and it was aimed at their level… thank you lots!” Duration: 45 min performance, plus a 1-hour extension activity and an opportunity to explore the museum (flexible) Cost: £4.50 per pupil, adults free Group Size: Up to 3 classes. Due to heavy resource costs, groups below 2 classes … Continued

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NEW! Sir Francis Drake: the Queen’s Pirate

“The children were really engaged and enjoyed it … especially Drake’s portrait and the giant map of the world!” Duration: 2 ½ hours of activities, plus time to explore the Museum Cost: £4.50 per pupil, adults free Group Size: up to two classes New KS1 History and English Workshop Introduction In this hands-on history programme, children … Continued

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