Explore the topic of transport through handling objects and our collection of aeroplanes.

Classes: P1–2
Cost: £75
Timings: 10:15/11:45/13:15 (75 mins)
(check your booking for timings and arrive at the museum at least 15 minutes before the start of your workshop)
Dates available: Available Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

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What will my pupils do in the workshop?

Explore the topic of transport though handling objects and our collection of aeroplanes, then find out what it was like to be a passenger on Concorde.

Pupils will:

  • Try on some airline uniform.
  • Find out about the different jobs on an airliner.
  • Find out about the process for getting on board an airliner.

Useful resources and activities

  • Get on board the Concorde and 707 in the Concorde Experience and The Jet Age hangar
  • Go outside and get on board the BAC1-11 and de Havilland Comet
  • Use the teachers' notes to guide you around the rest of the museum

Curriculum links

Early

Social Studies

I have experimented with imaginative ways such as modelling and drawing, to represent the world around me, the journeys I make and the different ways I can travel.

SOC 0-09a

Health and Wellbeing

I know and can demonstrate how to travel safely.

HWB 0-18a

Science

Through everyday experiences and play with a variety of toys and other objects, I can recognise simple types of forces and describe their effects.

SCN 0-07a

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