Quests for Knowledge

Subject: Cross-Curricular
Age Group: 5-11 Year Olds (KS1 & KS2)
Available in London, North West, South West, and West Midlands
Invite one of our colourful characters to lead your children on a daring Quest for Knowledge. Debate at the round table with the Knight of Knowledge, go back in time with our Time Traveller, or sail on the high seas with our Pirate Captain.
Facts and learning objectives are woven seamlessly into the storyline of the workshop. Choose from the following:
Knight of Knowledge:
  • Chocolate - fair trade, healthy eating and factories
  • Superheroes - roleplaying superheroes and superpowers
  • Transport and Travel - by land, sea, air and more!
  • Queen Elizabeth II - memories from over the years 
Pirate Captain:
  • Pirates - raise the Jolly Roger and learn pirate code
  Time Traveller:
  • Aztecs - Tenochtitlan
  • Dinosaurs - types, extinction and fossils
  • Magna Carta - King John, The Great Charter
  • Windrush - from Jamaica to England, exploring migration
  • Space - solar system, planets and space school

Champion of Knowledge:
  • The Olympics - sports, athletes, opening ceremony and more!
If you can't find a workshop or show to support your topic, we can create something just for you, just get in touch.

Important Events Link

These workshops are perfect to support year-round learning as well as the following important events in your year planner:
  • Windrush Day (22nd June)
  • Apollo 11 Moon Landings Anniversary (21st July)

"Definitely a great stimulus to explore our topic I took lots of notes and lines of enquiry to build on from her starting points."

Janine Sawh, Lyndhurst Primary School, London


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Important Information

Type: Drama workshop
Length of session: 60 minutes
Price£123 + VAT per session
Number of children: up to 30 - extra children are negotiable
All Freshwater drama facilitators are DBS checked
Please note that each of the topics are seperate sessions
We are able to offer some topics in a large group format, please just enquire for more info and costs for a session involving up to 120 children.
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