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Hello teachers! During the Autumn term, school visits will be limited. Get in touch via each museum for details.

While you’re here, have a look at our online resources, collections and mylearning.org.

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ARTeam Techniques

ARteam techniques

Specialist-led workshops to develop and improve skills in a specific arts practice or Arts Award.

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Cultural activists

Cultural activists

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.

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Gallery and the city

Gallery and the city

Cross-curricular workshop bringing together art and history for one or both curriculum areas or knowledge of careers in the art world.

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Picturing design

Picturing design

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.

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Super Sensory Sketchbooks

Super sensory sketchbooks

Playful workshop to engage all senses in exploring, making and sharing through immersive experience.

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Take one picture

Take one picture

Practical cross-curricular workshop using learning strategies from the National Gallery’s exciting initiative.

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Thinking making

Thinking making

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.

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Ways of being an art detective

Ways of being an art detective

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.

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Amazing Animals

Amazing animals

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.

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First World War: Beyond the trenches

First world war

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.

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Get inspired!

Get inspired

We have over one million inspirational objects covering dress and textiles, world cultures, archaeology, geology, social history and natural history.

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Light waves: The colour of nature

Light waves

Explore some of the properties of light through experiments. Construct a spectroscope to examine white light.

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