Foundation Stage Workshops

Animal Pots (Foundation/KS1) Study the creatures in the Ceramics Gallery, including the Minton Peacock. Make a clay container with an animal inside.

Performing Puppets (Foundation/KS1) Explore a variety of puppets from our collection. Design and make a stick puppet with moving arms and legs.

Toys from the Past (Foundation/KS1) What sort of toys did your great-grandparents play with? Work out how they move and what they are made of and make a simple toy. *Adaptations of this workshop is particularly suitable for special schools.

Seaside Holidays (Foundation/KS1) Investigate our artefacts to find out how people spent their holidays a long time ago, and make a souvenir. Adaptation of this workshop is particularly suitable for special schools.