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Primary School

In addition to our regular programme of Primary School sessions we have planned workshops linked to the following temporary exhibitions. Click below for more information.

Shoes: Pleasure and Pain (13th June - 7th October)

Secondary School

Click here to discover our Secondary School workshop linked to the Shoes: Pleasure and Pain exhibition 


Teacher CPD - please book for all events by emailing education@thebowesmuseum.org.uk 

Practical Printing Workshop (29th October 2016) 1.00-4.00pm, £25.00 per delegate
The Bowes Museum is offering teachers the opportunity to participate in an interactive and practical print making workshop run by members of the education team. The workshop is aimed at secondary art teachers and primary teachers with an interest or specialism in art. 

Using Museum Visits to Support Your Curriculum (13th February 2017) 1.00-4.30pm, FREE
You will discover the potential for curriculum links within The Bowes Museum collection and participate in a variety of taster workshops covering subjects including art, history and literacy. Teachers will also participate in a fully immersive project which can be replicated with your children following any school trip! This event is aimed at primary teachers.

Celebrating Ganesha (10th March 2017) 1.30-4.00pm, FREE
See how an extensive Hindu and Ganesha themed handling collection can support your R.E curriculum and encourage critical thinking before participating in a practical art session which can be replicated back in your classroom.

Primary and Secondary Workshops

Discover the benefits of our exceptional education programme where you can combine an exploration of the inspiring collection with a practical workshop on site.

SUITABLE FOR FOUNDATION STAGE AND KEY STAGE 1 
Toys from the Past

 

SUITABLE FOR KEY STAGE 1 AND 2 
Pattern Power!
Victorians
Portraits and Portraiture
Creative Writing Workshop
Introduction to Hinduism and Ganesha - OUTREACH

 

SUITABLE FOR KEY STAGE 2
A Tudor Feast
Greek Myths and Legends
Green and Pleasant Landscapes
Stone Age to Iron Age
Discover Arts Award in a Day
Romans - OUTREACH
WW1 - The Soldier's Story OUTREACH
Amazing Egyptians - OUTREACH

 

SUITABLE FOR KEY STAGE 3 AND 4
Printmaking
Silk Painting
Clay Work
Drawing and Painting
and much more ....