Literacy

Roald Dahl

This Play in a Day is for up to 30 KS2 or 3 pupils. The pupils will work with a facilitator throughout the day and have the opportunity to share a short performance to an audience of their choice at the end of the day.

In order to celebrate Roald Dahl’s 100th birthday in 2016 we developed a Play in a Day that looks at Roald’s life, the wonderful stories he created and the messages that each story shares. Along the way you will meet some of the wonderful characters he created!

Story Journeys: Magic Airways

Creative learning story journey workshops to inspire KS1 pupils - ideal for Book Week!

A Christmas Carol

This Creative Learning Workshop is available for up to 4 groups of 30 pupils, for 1 hour each - that’s up to 120 pupils a day! This workshop can be adapted for both KS1 and KS2.

It's Christmas Eve and everybody's having fun! Everybody except one man... Ebenezer Scrooge, the most miserly old skinflint there ever was! Scrooge thinks Christmas is all about money and being mean... and now time is running out! If Scrooge doesn't learn the error of his ways by the last stroke of twelve, Christmas will be ruined once and for all!

All The World's A Stage! (Shakespeare)

All the World's a Stage is a brand new project!

It is designed to introduce pupils to Shakespeare at an accessible level. This Creative Learning project is for 2 classes of 30 KS2 pupils, a maximum of 60 pupils. Each class would spend up to 2 hours with one of our facilitators. 

Much Ado About Nothing

Shakespeare's wonderful comedy of mischief, mayhem and love is now available as a Play in a Day. This new version, especially created for 30 KS2 students, is a perfect introduction to the world of Shakespeare. The students will work together as actors to create a fun, action-packed short performance.

Story Journeys: Roald Dahl

This KS1 Creative Learning workshop is available for up to 4 groups of 30 pupils for 1 hour each - up to 120 pupils in one day. 

Similar to our original Story Journeys, your pupils will take a trip and meet a whole host of colourful Roald Dahl characters with problems to solve and stories to tell! Our Creative Learning workshops provide younger children with creative stimulus to stretch their imaginations and physically engage them with story-making. 

The Voyage of Bran

This Play in a Day is for up to 30 KS2 or 3 pupils. The pupils will work with a facilitator throughout the day and have the opportunity to share a short performance to an audience of their choice at the end of the day.

The Voyage of Bran is the most famous of all the ancient Irish voyage myths, a tale passed from one generation to the next by word of mouth.

Treasure Island

This Play in a Day is for up to 30 KS2 or 3 pupils. The pupils will work with a facilitator throughout the day and have the opportunity to share a short performance to an audience of their choice at the end of the day.

Fifteen men on the dead man’s chest! Yo-ho-ho and a bottle of rum!

Pick 'n' Myths! (Greek Myths & Legends)

This Play in a Day is for up to 30 KS2 or 3 pupils. The pupils will work with a facilitator throughout the day and have the opportunity to share a short performance to an audience of their choice at the end of the day.

What are Greek Myths? Who was Perseus? What's all this about Medusa having snakes for hair? Delve into a choice of up to 6 of these wonderful exciting tales about Greek Mythology - the gods, their origins, the creation of the world, kingdoms on earth, heroes & heroines, great journeys and battles!

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Theatre Craft

Theatre Craft is a 2 hour workshop for up to 30 KS2 pupils. 

An introduction to drama techniques such as - mask, mime, character-building and Improvisation through a traditional Japanese tale of dreams and nightmares which haunt a small fishing village.

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