British Science Week 2019 – Science Workshops for Primary and Secondary Schools

17th Oct 2018News, School Workshops

Celebrate British Science Week 2019 with one of our fantastic, hands-on, drama based, creative science workshops for primary and secondary schools. Rather than presenting big and colourful experiments, the sparks in our science workshops are ignited by the children’s creativity! And our drama-based approaches both cementing existing knowledge and introduce new concepts and content. Engaging and exciting workshops such as Interplanetary … Read More

Teaching Resource: World Space Week: Interactive Powerpoint

2nd Oct 2018News, Resources

It’s World Space Week next month – and this free resource has been specially designed to help primary schools learn about space and, in keeping with the 2018 theme, remember that “Space Unites Us All”. There’s a different Question, Fun Fact or Activity for each school day from October 4th to 10th. All you have … Read More

Teaching Ideas for National Poetry Day

1st Oct 2018News, Resources

National Poetry Day is almost open us and we have some quick and easy ideas to get your pupils creating their own poetry! all of our ideas are free to download and we would love to hear how you’ve got on with them – you can tweet us @ascreatives Outdoor Poetry Whatever the time of … Read More

2018 Maths Enrichment and Enhancement (E&E) Grant Scheme – Deadline 12th October

30th Sep 2018News

Grants of up to £500 towards a mathematical activity listed in the online STEM Directories are being offered by the Royal Institution, funded by The Clothworkers’ Foundation. The scheme is designed to help integrate maths Enrichment and Enhancement activities into school practice and to support teachers’ professional development.  The deadline for applications to the Mathematics Grant Scheme is the 12th … Read More

Learning and Lentils – Maths Week Scotland – Jackson Kavanagh

18th Sep 2018Blog, News

I’ve made many visits to Scotland over the last couple of years, taking as creatives’ learning programmes to primary and secondary schools in Clydebank, Cumbernauld, Dundee, Dunfermline, Glasgow (lots of trips to Glasgow!), Johnstone, Kilmarnock, Langholm, Paisley, Renfrew and Troon. As part of our ambition to promote creativity in education, we’ve developed the Five C’s. … Read More

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 – School Workshops

8th Sep 2018News, School Workshops

Holocaust Memorial Day, marked all over the world, is one of the most important days in the calendar.  It takes a different theme each year – and in 2019, on and around January 27th we’re able to offer three different programmes to primary and secondary schools, all designed to explore the theme of “Torn From … Read More

WWI Schools Play and Workshops – Living with the War

6th Sep 2018News, School Workshops

Living with the War is a schools’ play specifically designed to support the exploration of World War One at Key Stages 1 – 4. Available to schools across the UK, over 5,000 children and young people have taken part in our WWI Schools play and workshops over the last two years.

World Space Week 2018 – School Workshops, Activities and Assemblies for World Space Week

6th Sep 2018News, School Workshops

Interplanetary Tours A fast-paced exploration of our solar system in which pupils learn and teach each other key facts From Neil Armstrong’s first steps on the moon to the photographs sent back by Juno on its historic and ongoing mission to Jupiter, we’re all entranced by our neighbours in the solar system. And space exploration nowadays, of course, is … Read More