Over many years we have worked with thousands of pupils to enrich the curriculum through a series of experience days. Each of these events is specifically designed for us and caters for pupils from Year 5 to Year 8, giving them high quality learning experiences beyond the classroom. Specific skills are developed at each event, whether they be focussed on the arts, maths, science, sports or history. All events encourage collaboration, reasoning and problem solving. These events are only available for schools to book.
We are currently offering events with a number of partners, including Jaguar Land Rover, ThinkTank Museum, Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Blakesley Hall Museum and the University of Wolverhampton. Depending on the nature of the event the maximum size of a group is between 20 and 40 pupils. This is often made up of small groups from a number of different schools and gives pupils an opportunity to learn in exciting ways with others that they have not previously met.
This session gives pupils the chance to visit Thinktank to spend a day learning all about what it takes to get into space - what astronauts do in space and how they get home again. The day includes a show, a workshop and a planetarium visit, with a significant focus on the recent successful Tim Peake mission to the International Space Station. Some comments made by pupils and teachers during their visit last year were: "A very informative session for ..Book Here