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A virtual classroom workshop looking at the history of Kirkstall Abbey and what life was like in medieval and Tudor times.
12 February 2021
A virtual classroom workshop exploring different toys in our collection with lots of sensory elements.
10 February 2021
Sensory storytime virtual classroom workshop from Leeds City Museum exploring different themes from the collection.
02 February 2021
Virtual classroom workshop from Leeds City Museum all about Ancient Egypt and The Leeds Mummy, Nesyamun.
18 September 2020
Tailor made tours for GCSE students exploring the values, beliefs and attitudes of families who lived at Temple Newsam.
17 September 2020
Virtual classroom workshop focussing on the life and history of Florence Nightingale and exploring Victorian objects at Lotherton.
14 September 2020
Learn all about the mill children of Victorian Britain in our virtual classroom workshop which goes under the ropes and behind the scenes at Leeds Industrial Museum.
27 August 2020
Virtual classroom workshop focussing on Tudor history through costume and the collections of Temple Newsam House, making contrasts between life then and now.
Virtual classroom workshop focussing on Prehistory including Stone Age and Iron Age tools and the way people lived.
20 August 2020
Specialist-led workshops to develop and improve skills in a specific arts practice or Arts Award.
11 February 2019
Issue focused workshop using carefully selected artworks to initiate exploration of culture within the wider world and support reflection on attributes needed to manage growing-up and adulthood.
Cross-curricular workshop bringing together art and history for one or both curriculum areas or knowledge of careers in the art world.
Creative workshop to develop art skills and confident use of materials and ideas. Exploration of artworks in the gallery stimulates imagination and experimentation for creative work in small groups.
Playful workshop to engage all senses in exploring, making and sharing through immersive experience.
Practical cross-curricular workshop using learning strategies from the National Gallery’s exciting initiative.
Design technology workshop to understand and solve real design problems. Selects from exhibition organisation, shop products, visitor interactives and bespoke seating, or propose innovative and enterprising new ideas.
Investigation workshop using looking and thinking to explore artworks in a gallery. Enquiry and literacy skills are combined in thoughtful ways with memories and experiences to form and share opinions in groups.
Get up close to animals from around the world. In this workshop pupils will learn about adaptations, habitats and evolution by investigating a variety of birds, insects and exotic animal skeletons before visiting our store, where we keep over 800,000 natural science specimens.
Use objects, documentary evidence and discussion to find out the local experience of war, from the Leeds PALS and Rifles to the stories of the people they left behind.
We have over one million inspirational objects covering dress and textiles, world cultures, archaeology, geology, social history and natural history.
Explore some of the properties of light through experiments. Construct a spectroscope to examine white light.