Learning at Bolling Hall

Welcome to Bolling Hall Museum's Learning & Outreach programme.

We provide a range of educational opportunities and cultural experiences to support your curriculum needs. Our workshops, offered at a range of costs cater for fully supported workshops, introductory sessions or self led visits. See below for details and please note that our prices are valid until the end of August 2017

To make a booking or for further information, please contact:

Email: learning@bradford.gov.uk 

Telephone: 01274 431206 / 435858

Bolling Hall Library is now located in Bolling Hall Museum. Further information on the

https://www.bradford.gov.uk/libraries/find-your-local-library/bolling-hall-library/

  • Great Fire of London: Life at the Time

    Keystage: KS1

    Help pupils to find out more about life at the time of the Great Fire of London.

    Pupils will use the historic room settings at Bolling Hall to explore what houses were like in 1666 and work in groups to create their own scenes of the Great Fire

     

    1.5 hour workshop 

    £96:00 per class

  • Digging the Past: Tudors

    Keystage: KS2

    Through carrying out an archaeological dig and solving a murder, pupils find out about life at Bolling Hall in Tudor times.

    1 hour taught workshop and 1 hour teacher led with instructions.

     

    2 hour workshop

    £96.00 per class

  • Local Myths & Legends: A Boar and a Ghost

    Keystage: KS2

    This literacy workshop is based on two Bradford legends, the Bradford Boar and the Ghost of Bolling Hall through story telling and guided activities.

    Pupils will be inspired by the setting of the Hall and work to explore these tales and create their own flash fiction

     

    2 hour workshop

    £120.00 per class

  • Bringing Reading to Life

    Keystage: KS2

    Talk to us about using Bolling Hall as a setting to bring your reading texts to life. 

    We can work with you to use our museum collcetions and spaces to support work outside the classroom and help children explore fictional words

     

    SPEAK TO US TO DISCUSS OPTIONS

  • The Art of Science & Noticing

    Keystage: KS1 & KS2

    A workshop which encourages pupils to respond to the museum and gallery objects which inspire them.

    During the workshop pupils will create a sketchbook page of ideas, details and words before writing a guided poem. An excellent way to stimulate interest in topics, explore enquiry led learning & give you material to use as starting points back in school.

    We can suggest themes or let us know your topic!

    Recent focuses have included:  Tudor Way of Life or Civil War

     

    1.5 hour workshop

    £96.00 per class