All sessions listed are half-day if accessing in person or 90mins if accessed digitally, unless otherwise stated.


New for September 2021


ART UNLOCKED + DISCOVER ARTS AWARD


  (c) Stained Glass Museum

Subject: PSHE - Mental Health & Wellbeing, with Discover Arts Award option
Suitable for: KS2
In-Person Option: Yes
Digital Option: Yes, but without Arts Award

PSHE Association Learning Aims
- Pupils learn about ways of sharing feelings; a range of words to describe feelings
-Pupils learn about different things they can do to manage big feelings, to help calm themselves down and/or change their mood when they don’t feel good
- Pupils learn to identify what they are good at, what they like and dislike.

Content
Art Unlocked is a new programme for those who want to explore the art world in new and interesting ways. This workshop is designed to encourage young people to engage with art and enabling them to improve on their critiquing skills, knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the art world.

Your session will take a theme, with an ‘object in focus’ presentation – this focus and theme can be tailored to your schools needs and curriculum emphasis. After this presentation there will be a discussion and a response task integrating craft and practical based arts activities to help support emotional wellbeing and mindfulness.
There is also an option to complete a Discover Arts Award.

PRICE(In-person without Arts Award, half-day):£3.50 per pupil(Minimum charge £35)
PRICE (Digital without Arts Award): £40 per class.
PRICE(In-person with Arts Award option, full day): £10 per pupil (minimum charge £100), fee includes logbooks, moderation and certificates
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New for September 2021


PRISM


  (c) Stained Glass Museum

Subject: Science
Suitable for: KS2
In-Person Option: Yes
Digital Option: Yes

KS2 Science National Curriculum Aims
- Pupils are taught to notice that light is reflected from surfaces.
- Pupils are taught to recognise that shadows are formed when the light from a light source is blocked by an opaque object
- Pupils are taught to use the idea that light travels in straight lines to explain that objects are seen because they give out or reflect light into the eye.

Content
In this session you will be joined by the eccentric Professor Curios. Sadly, some of the lights in his lab have been stolen by a secret organisation! Through problem-solving and engaging with tasks that focus on light, shadow and colour you will help him to crack the code and the mystery location of his lights! In this session your students will also be able to conduct their own absorption and reflection experiment and deepen their knowledge on prisms and the visible light spectrum. A great session also to embed teamwork.

PRICE(In-person): £3.50 per pupil (Minimum charge £35)
PRICE (Digital): £40 per class.
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DISCOVER STAINED GLASS


  (c) Stained Glass Museum

Subject: Art & Design
Suitable for: KS2
In-Person Option: Yes
Digital Option: Yes

Art and Design National Curriculum Aims
- Pupils are taught about the work of a range of artists, craft makers and designers, describing the differences and similarities between different practices and disciplines, and making links to their own work
- Pupils are taught to develop a wide range of art and design techniques in using colour, pattern, texture, line, shape, form and space
- Pupils are taught about great artists, architects and designers in history

Content
In this interactive session you will meet Cecilius, a monk at Ely Cathedral who will tell you all about the teachings of Theophilus the Monk. He will teach you all about the making of stained glass, its history, how its blown into a sheet and how its fixed together. This visit will take your students through the process of glassmaking and the art of stained glass it’s from raw material to final product. There is also an option to extend the workshop with a tour of the gallery and for your students to learn more about our collection.

PRICE(In-person): £3.50 per pupil (Minimum charge £35)
PRICE (Digital): £40 per class.
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Other Arts and Crafts Options



Glass Painting


  (c) Stained Glass Museum

Suitable for: KS2
In-Person Option: Yes
Digital Option: No

Content
Pupils will have time to explore the Museum and collect details and motifs from the panels on display. They will then be supported to turn these into a design for a final piece, which they will transfer onto either acrylic or glass using paints and pens.
PRICE: £4.50 per pupil(minimum charge £35)
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Glass Fusing


  (c) Stained Glass Museum

Suitable for: KS2
In-Person Option: Yes
Digital Option: No

Content
Pupils will learn how to cut glass and then apply this skill to producing their own fused glass artwork. Pupils will work with flat glass, frit (ground glass), noodles, and stringers, which can be layered to produce a range of visual effects. Glass will be kiln-fired and available for collection approximately one week after your visit.
PRICE: £10 per pupil (minimum charge £100)
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