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British Museum events

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School sessions

School session

A gift for Athena

KS2

Students use tablets to explore the Parthenon gallery.

School session

Virtual visit: Indus valley investigation

KS2

Connect to the Museum from your classroom to explore objects from one of the earliest urban civilisations.

School session

Music of Africa

KS1

Students explore rhythms from different regions of Africa and create their own music.

School session

Virtual visit: Roman treasure challenge

KS2

Connect to the Museum from your classroom to solve exciting challenges about archaeological treasure.

School session

Sutton Hoo headline

KS2

Students create a video news report about the discovery of the famous burial site.

School session

Greek temples

KS2

Students learn about ancient Greek architecture and design their own temple.

School session

Around the world in a day

Years 5 & 6

Students examine artefacts made around the world at the same moment in time.

School session

Science investigators

KS2

Students use digital tools to solve science challenges about museum objects.

School session

Decoding ancient Egyptian tomb paintings

KS2 & 3

Students create a digital collage inspired by paintings from the tomb of Nebamun.

School session

Life in Prehistoric Britain

KS2

Students use tablets to explore the prehistoric objects on display, using a specially designed self-led digital trail.

School session

African animals

EYFS & KS1

Young students identify African animals from models, whiteboard images and video.

School session

Skills for life for SEN students

KS3 & 4

In this digital workshop students become expert museum visitors

Hunting in the marshes

Museum x Design

KS4 & 5

Using the Museum's collection, students develop photography, Photoshop and CSS web design skills to create a portfolio of work.

School session

Virtual visits: Peek into Prehistory

KS2

Connect to the Museum from your classroom to explore changes in Britain from the Stone Age to the Iron Age

School session

Introduction to the ancient Greek world for SEN students

KS2,3 & 4

An introduction to ancient world through a mixture of multi-sensory activities and digital technologies.

School session

Achievements of the Shang dynasty

KS2

Use tablets supplied by the Museum to explore the artistic and cultural achievements of the Shang dynasty.

School session

Code the Rosetta Stone

KS2

Students learn to code hieroglyph symbols based on the Rosetta Stone.