Take part in our interactive gameshow and develop your knowledge of the Anglo Saxons.
This session is temporarily unavailable due to building redevelopment. If you are interested in this subject please get in touch. Students will discover the principles of steam energy, the way
Students investigate the features our of unique boat collection spanning almost 250 years. They will learn from the professional boat building team how to design and make their own specific
Through the story of tea children will learn about changes over time, the importance of inventions such as the railways and steam engines and the impact that had on Windermere,
Children will find out about the ecology of Windermere and the effects our actions can have on the environment and its habitats in this session.
Why do boats float? Children will conduct experiments to discover how boats stay afloat. They’ll learn about forces, hull design, different material properties and construct their own boat.
Children will learn about the museum’s historic vessels. They will explore what they were used for, the people who owned the boats, and then design and build their own bespoke
Children will explore Arthur Ransome’s classic stories of adventure on Windermere through our unique collection, and the landscape surrounding the museum, to create their own poem or story.
Inspired by Blackwell’s designs and historic collection, children will use their own crafted sketchbook to design and create their own clay tile.
Explore the beauty of pattern and symmetry through design. Using patterns around the house, children will create geometric shapes to draw complex design motifs within their own crafted sketchbook, which
How is colour made? Explore the colours of the house and how they were created, from pigment to paint. Children will create their own crafted sketchbook to take around the
This session is temporarily unavailable due to building redevelopment. If you are interested in this subject please get in touch. How can objects tell stories? Children will go on a