Learn at Lotherton

Learn at Lotherton

At Lotherton we can help you deliver diverse, creative, skills-based learning across many different curriculum areas.

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Our Learning Team offer a range of themed packages linked to the National Curriculum using our collections and stories to enhance all styles of learning.

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Classifications


Pupils become ‘mini-zoologists’ during this session as we explore how animals can be grouped by their characteristics.

An imperial pigeon from the breast upwards

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06 February 2019


Lotherton over time


Map the changes of a local historical site from pre-historic times, to the medieval village and the Gascoignes arrival at Lotherton in the 19th century.

Three children sitting cross-legged, playing with a variety of objects

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Habitats


Pupils explore the rainforest and the polar habitats. What are they like and how do the animals there survive?

Several flamingos standing in a group

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05 February 2019


Introducing Florence Nightingale and her friends


Meet the young Florence Nightingale, cousin to the Gascoigne family of Lotherton. With their owl puppets, pupils will listen to Florence’s stories about looking after animals, her decision to become a nurse and her hopes for the future.

Lotherton Workshop - Introducing Florence Nightingale and her friends

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06 February 2019


Lotherton Topic Days


We provide activities to inspire your pupils’ creativity and learning in a varied and wondrous setting. These can include a yoga warm up, investigating and exploring, giant drawing and object handling.

Lotherton Topic Days

21 May 2019


Rainforests


Pupils can explore the animals, plants and resources found in rainforests around the world. Find out more about the Rainforest workshop

Rainforest workshop at Lotherton

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06 February 2019


The First World War Hospital at Lotherton


Discover the local history of Lotherton as a Voluntary Aid Detachment hospital during the First World War.

Lotherton Workshop - The First World War Hospital at Lotherton

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05 February 2019


Who eats who?


Pupils discover the reasons animals need to eat and the difference between herbivores, carnivores and omnivores.

A tapir eating a watermelon

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06 February 2019


WW2 Evacuation Role Play Day


Immerse yourself in a significant point of British history and evacuate your pupils back in time to the Second World War.

Lotherton Workshop - WW2 evacuation role play

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