Early Years

Browse from our selection of museum workshops below. Don’t forget you can always extend your visit at the museum by adding a bolt on craft activity

Our hands-on museum workshops last approximately 1 hour 30 minutes and are based in our Learning Space here at the Huguenot Museum. All workshops will include use of our handling collection. If you are interested in pre or post visit outreach sessions do call our our Learning Officer, on 01634 789347 for more information.

Perfect Patterns: Early Years

What is a pattern and how are they used? Do you see patterns in nature? Seeking inspiration from Huguenot silks learn how patterns were made and used and have a go at creating your own silk pattern.

Teacher’s Notes: Perfect Patterns (PDF)
Curriculum Links: Maths, Design and Technology, Art, History

Elmer and the Hippos: Early Years

The Hippos are forced to live with Elmer and his friends. Why did the Hippos have to move and why were the elephants unhappy about them living with them. Using the Elmer story we will introduce the topic of refugees and being forced to leave your home.

Teacher’s Notes: Elmer and the Hippos (PDF)
Curriculum Links: Citizenship, English, History, Families

Bespoke

Looking for something we haven’t listed? Call our Learning Officer, 01634 789347 or email learning@huguenotmuseum.org to discuss your requirements.

Outreach

Some of our workshops may also be run as outreach sessions. If you are interested in outreach sessions do take a look at our bolt on crafts  and our Arts Awards  as these can also be offered as outreach. Call our Learning Officer, 01634 789347 or email learning@huguenotmuseum.org to discuss your requirements.