Key Stage 2 (ages 7-11)

Ideas for Key Stages 2

Novium Museum

Prehistoric discoveries at new Mystery Warrior exhibition

2020-01-22T09:04:00+00:00

Schools can learn about a newly discovered Iron Age warrior at the Novium Museum in Chichester, and pair a visit with a themed workshop. 

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.