Key Stage 2 (ages 7-11)

Ideas for Key Stages 2

Staverton Primary School, Trowbridge, Wiltshire

The art of drawing: Bristol Museum & Art Gallery

2019-06-14T09:43:00+01:00

Discover how a day at the gallery inspired a whole class to become more interested in Art.

Safety Central

Life-saving skills: Safety Central in Cheshire

2019-04-29T14:49:00+01:00

Teach children how to be safety aware at Safety Central in Cheshire.

Hayesbrook pupils at The Bore Place

Healthy eating and staying active: Bore Place

2019-02-21T16:43:00+00:00

The Hayesbrook School in Kent head to Bore Place. 

One school’s adventures at Oaker Wood

Case Study: One school’s adventures at Oaker Wood

2018-12-19T11:00:00+00:00

We hear from Wyche CE Primary School on their trip to Herefordshire residential centre, Oaker Wood.

Children building with LEGO

Merry-go-Round: Legoland Discovery Centre

2018-12-11T11:44:00+00:00

Legoland Discovery Centre offer hands-on learning across the primary curriculum, while building and reinforcing skills including collaboration, communication, creativity, critical thinking and problem solving.

Adventure activity at Oaker Wood

Bonding through adventure: Oaker Wood Leisure

2018-12-04T15:21:00+00:00

Oaker Wood is a highlight for Year 6 at the Wyche CE Primary School in Malvern.

School children take over Lincoln Cathedral

School children take over Lincoln Cathedral

2018-12-03T10:30:00+00:00

Pupils from Sir Francis Hill Community Primary School joined employees at Lincoln Cathedral as part of Takeover Day.

Murder Mystery workshop at Beamish

Murder Mystery: Beamish Museum

2018-11-19T11:53:00+00:00

Beamish is an award-winning open air museum which vividly recreates life in North East England in the early 1800s, early 1900s and 1940.

Celtic Harmony Camp Hillfort

Stone age day: Celtic Harmony

2018-11-14T15:43:00+00:00

Hunting a woolly mammoth, foraging for food and building a shelter were part of an engaging day out that transported a group of pupils back to the Stone Age.

Students from Flora Gardens Primary School visiting Nethercott House

Life on the Farm: Nethercott House

2018-11-09T15:32:00+00:00

Fresh air, team activities and exposure to the working world made for a trip to remember for 39 pupils from Flora Gardens Primary School in London. 

Brick Making Workshops at Blists Hill Victorian Town

Victorian Crafts and Activities: The Ironbridge Gorge Museums

2018-11-08T12:00:00+00:00

Blists Hill Victorian Town is one of the 10 award-winning museums in the heart of the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site. 

Cadbury World Poetry Workshops

Cadbury World adds new poetry workshop to educational offering

2018-10-26T10:45:00+01:00

The new poetry workshop, aimed at KS2 pupils, are in line with the Primary school English curriculum.

Students at Lion Salt Works Museum

Salty Science: Lion Salt Works Museum

2018-09-03T10:47:00+01:00

Opened in 2015 after a £10 million restoration, exciting KS2 workshops are available at the Lion Salt Works Museum. 

School trip to Lee Valley Park Fams

From city to farming first-hand: Lee Valley Park Farms

2018-07-17T14:26:00+01:00

The pupils from Winton Primary School in King’s Cross visited Lee Valley Park Farms to meet the animals and learn about how milk is made during a Field to Fridge guided tour. 

Inside Plymouth's The Mayflower Museum

Mayflower 400: The Mayflower Museum

2018-06-07T11:04:00+01:00

Set over three fully accessible floors, this fascinating museum explores the story of the Pilgrim Fathers and their journey aboard the Mayflower to America in 1620. 

Arfur & Eveline chimps at Monkey World

Rainforests: Monkey World – Ape Rescue Centre

2018-05-16T11:41:00+01:00

Boost your student’s learning at Monkey World – Ape Rescue Centre, where a dedicated education team can lead your class in a curriculum-focused workshop or talk.

Science Museum

Science Museum introduces new educational session

2018-05-11T15:35:47+01:00

The museum in London has recently introduced a new school session to its educational programme which ties in with Science and Engineering.

Knights performing in Kynren - An Epic Tale of England

An outdoor show: Kynren - An Epic Tale of England

2018-05-08T15:02:00+01:00

Pupils from a school in County Durham witnessed an epic outdoor show from both sides of the auditorium.

London Canal Museum

Bridges, Tunnels and Canal Art: London Canal Museum

2018-05-07T11:07:00+01:00

Conveniently situated at King’s Cross, the only London museum of inland waterways is also an industrial museum that looks at the intriguing history of London’s ice trade.

Pupil Ruby Edwards on the zip wire

Lessons in laughter: Yenworthy Lodge

2018-05-01T15:16:00+01:00

In Year 6, children from Harwell Primary School have a week’s residential stay at Yenworthy Lodge, an outdoor activities centre set in six acres of woodland within the Exmoor National Park in Devon.