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Curriculum Related Days Out

Thank you to Mrs Thomas and Mrs Heaven for their help in collating the information

 

Reception

 

Celebrations and festivals

See a Fireworks display

 

See ‘The Snowman’ at the theatre, or a version of ‘The Nutcracker’ ballet, or similar Christmas tale

 

Christmas at Kew (check nearer the time for tickets and details)

https://www.kew.org/kew-gardens/attractions?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI8deHnazo3wIVy7vtCh0uXAdKEAAYAiAAEgIWUvD_BwE

 

Learning Through Stories / Traditional Tales

Discover – Children’s story centre

http://www.discover.org.uk/

 

Gruffalo trail

http://www.visitparks.co.uk/education/gruffalo-trail/

 

Stick man trail

http://www.visitessex.com/thedms.aspx?dms=3&feature=1026&venue=0221420

 

Royal Museums Greenwich – Cutty Sark

https://www.rmg.co.uk/cutty-sark

 

The Postal Museum

https://www.postalmuseum.org/

 

Shrek’s Adventure, London

https://www.shreksadventure.com/london/

 

The  World’s A Place Of Living Things

Lee Valley Park Farm

https://www.lvfarms.co.uk/

 

Brooks Farm

http://www.brooksfarm.uk/

 

Willows Activity Farm

https://www.willowsactivityfarm.com/

 

Walthamstow Wetlands

https://walthamstowwetlands.com/

 

Science museum – The garden

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/garden

 

Natural History Museum

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map.html

 

Physical development

Learning to ride a bike

https://www.visitleevalley.org.uk/en/content/cms/london2012/velo-park/youth-activities/#velobalanceschool

 

Year 1

 

Guy Fawkes

Gunpowder Mills

https://www.royalgunpowdermills.com/

 

See a fireworks display

 

Tower of London

https://www.hrp.org.uk/tower-of-london/#gs.hltiCjsw

 

Florence Nightingale and Edith Cavell

Florence Nightingale Museum

https://www.florence-nightingale.co.uk/?v=79cba1185463

 

My Grandparents’ History

V&A Museum of Childhood

https://www.vam.ac.uk/moc/

 

Science museum – The secret life of the home

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/secret-life-home

 

London Transport Museum

https://www.ltmuseum.co.uk/

 

The Geffrye – Museum of the Home

https://www.geffrye-museum.org.uk/

 

Science -Materials

Science museum – Challenge of Materials

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/challenge-materials

 

Science - Seasonal changes and plants

Capel Manor Gardens

https://www.capelmanorgardens.co.uk/

 

Kew Gardens

https://www.kew.org/kew-gardens/attractions?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI8deHnazo3wIVy7vtCh0uXAdKEAAYAiAAEgIWUvD_BwE

 

Visit Epping Forest

http://www.visiteppingforest.org/

 

https://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/things-to-do/green-spaces/epping-forest/visitor-information/wheretogoineppingforest/Pages/default.aspx

 

Science - Mini beasts and local animals

Newham City Farm – Bugs and Boots Club

https://www.newham.gov.uk/Pages/ServiceChild/Activities-on-the-farm.aspx

 

Lee Valley Park Farm

https://www.lvfarms.co.uk/

 

Brooks Farm

http://www.brooksfarm.uk/

 

Willows Activity Farm

https://www.willowsactivityfarm.com/

 

Walthamstow Wetlands

https://walthamstowwetlands.com/

 

Rainham Marshes

https://www.rspb.org.uk/reserves-and-events/reserves-a-z/rainham-marshes/

 

Art - Abstract art

Tate Modern

https://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-modern/display/artist-and-society

 

https://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-modern/display/in-the-studio

 

Saatchi Gallery

https://www.saatchigallery.com/

 

Art - Natural sculpture

Lee Valley Sculpture

https://www.visitleevalley.org.uk/en/content/cms/nature/nature-reserve/river-lee-country-park/sculptures/

 

Kensington Gardens – The Arch by Henry Moore

https://www.royalparks.org.uk/parks/kensington-gardens/things-to-see-and-do/memorials,-fountains-and-statues/the-arch-by-henry-moore

 

Kew Gardens – The Hive

https://www.kew.org/kew-gardens/attractions/the-hive

 

The Sculpture Park

https://www.thesculpturepark.com/

 

British Museum – African Gallery

https://www.britishmuseum.org/visiting/galleries/africa/room_25_africa.aspx

 

Art - Portraits

National Portrait Gallery

https://www.npg.org.uk/  

 

National Gallery

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/

 

Tate Britain

https://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain

 

Mathematics – Repeated patterns

Science Museum – Pattern Pod

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/pattern-pod

Year 2

 

Great Fire of London

Monument

https://www.themonument.org.uk/

 

Museum of London

https://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/museum-london/permanent-galleries/war-plague-fire

 

London Fire brigade Museum

https://www.london-fire.gov.uk/museum/

 

All Hallows by The Tower

http://www.allhallowsbythetower.org.uk/history/famous-people/

 

Pudding Lane

 

Christopher Columbus & Neil Armstrong

Royal Museums Greenwich – National Maritime Museum

https://www.rmg.co.uk/national-maritime-museum

 

Science Museum – Exploring Space

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/exploring-space

 

Kings and Queens (Significant British Monarchs)

Westminster Abbey

https://www.westminster-abbey.org/

 

Kensington Palace

https://www.hrp.org.uk/kensington-palace/#gs.yIdV2RL9

 

Audley End House (Victorian life)

https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/audley-end-house-and-gardens

 

Museum of London

https://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/museum-london/permanent-galleries/medieval-london

 

Hatfield House

http://www.hatfield-house.co.uk/

 

National Portrait Gallery (Elizabethan England, second floor)

https://www.npg.org.uk/visit/floor-plans/second

 

Science – Materials

Science museum – Challenge of Materials

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/challenge-materials

 

Science – Plants, habitats and food chains

Capel Manor Gardens

https://www.capelmanorgardens.co.uk/

 

Kew Gardens

https://www.kew.org/kew-gardens/attractions?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI8deHnazo3wIVy7vtCh0uXAdKEAAYAiAAEgIWUvD_BwE

 

Science – The needs of animals, including humans, in our local area

Walthamstow Wetlands

https://walthamstowwetlands.com/

 

Epping Forest Visitor Centre, High Beach

https://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/things-to-do/green-spaces/epping-forest/visitor-information/Pages/High-Beach-visitor-centre.aspx

 

Art – Landscapes and cityscapes

The National Gallery

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/

 

Tate Britain

https://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain

 

Wallace Collection

https://www.wallacecollection.org/collection/two-views-venice/

 

Courtauld Gallery

https://courtauld.ac.uk/gallery

 

Geography – Maps, continents and oceans

Royal Museums Greenwich - National Maritime Museum – The big map

https://www.rmg.co.uk/national-maritime-museum

 

 

Year 3

 

Stone Age to Iron Age

Museum of London

https://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/museum-london/permanent-galleries/london-london

 

British Museum

https://www.britishmuseum.org/visiting/galleries/europe/room_51_europe_10,000-800_bc.aspx

 

Flag Fen Archaeology Park

https://vivacity.org/heritage/flag-fen/about-flag-fen/

 

Roman Britain

Museum of London

https://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/museum-london/permanent-galleries/roman-london

 

British Museum

https://www.britishmuseum.org/visiting/galleries.aspx

 

St Albans - Roman Theatre and Verulamium Museum

http://www.gorhamburyestate.co.uk/The-Roman-Theatre

 

https://www.stalbansmuseums.org.uk/visit/verulamium-museum

 

Welwyn Roman Baths

https://www.hertfordshiremuseums.org.uk/museum.php?id=31

 

Dover Castle

https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/dover-castle/history-and-stories/

 

Victoria and Albert Museum

https://www.vam.ac.uk/collections/medieval

 

Ancient Egypt

British Museum

https://www.britishmuseum.org/visiting/galleries.aspx

 

Petrie Museum

https://www.ucl.ac.uk/culture/petrie-museum

 

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

https://www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/collections/egypt

 

Soane Museum

https://www.soane.org/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI1qCb17ny3wIVB5ztCh2Wpgw8EAAYASAAEgL-J_D_BwE

 

Science – Animals including humans

Natural History Museum – various galleries

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/

 

Winchester Science Centre

https://www.winchestersciencecentre.org/

 

Science – Rocks and Soils

Natural History Museum – Minerals, Earth’s treasury and The Vault

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/minerals.html?_ga=1.135497650.2025103169.1476280664

 

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/earth-s-treasury.html

 

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/the-vault.html

 

Science – Plants

Capel Manor

https://www.capelmanorgardens.co.uk/

 

Newham City Farm - Mini Young Farmers Club

https://www.newham.gov.uk/Pages/ServiceChild/Activities-on-the-farm.aspx

 

Kew Gardens

https://www.kew.org/kew-gardens/attractions?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI8deHnazo3wIVy7vtCh0uXAdKEAAYAiAAEgIWUvD_BwE

 

Science – Light and Shadows

Winchester Science Centre

https://www.winchestersciencecentre.org/

 

Art – Self portraits

National Gallery

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/

 

National Portrait Gallery

https://www.npg.org.uk/

 

Tate Britain

https://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain

 

 

Year 4

 

Anglo Saxons and Scots, and Vikings (Invaders and Settlers)

West Stow Anglo Saxon village

https://www.weststow.org/

 

British Museum

https://www.britishmuseum.org/visiting/galleries/europe/room_41_europe_ad_300-1100.aspx  

 

Victoria and Albert  Museum

https://www.vam.ac.uk/collections/medieval

 

Sutton Hoo

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/sutton-hoo

 

Visit an Anglo-Saxon church (Greensted Church, All Saints Earls Barton, The Chapel of St Peter-on-the-Wall, All Saints Church Brixworth)

http://www.greenstedchurch.org.uk/index.html

 

https://www.allsaintsearlsbarton.org.uk/page/13/history-all-saints

 

https://www.bradwellchapel.org/home.html

 

https://brixworthchurch.com/

 

Henry VIII & The Tudors

Globe Theatre

http://www.shakespearesglobe.com/your-visit

 

Hampton Court Palace

https://www.hrp.org.uk/hampton-court-palace/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIxorCwLje3wIVArTtCh2zZQiqEAAYASAAEgKaePD_BwE#gs.CsPHo6HY

 

Hever Castle

https://www.hevercastle.co.uk/

 

Tower of London

https://www.hrp.org.uk/tower-of-london/#gs.xMaE7WJ5

 

Royal Museums Greenwich – Queens House

https://www.rmg.co.uk/queens-house

 

Golden Hinde

https://www.goldenhinde.co.uk/

 

Museum of London

https://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/museum-london/permanent-galleries/medieval-london

 

Science – Living things

Natural History Museum – Blue Zone

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map.html

 

Science – Electricity and Sound

Science Museum – Energy Hall

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/energy-hall

 

Dungeness B Power Station Visitor Centre

https://www.edfenergy.com/energy/education/visitor-centres/dungeness-b-visitor-centre

 

Art – Landscapes

The National Gallery

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/

 

Tate Britain

https://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain

 

Wallace Collection

https://www.wallacecollection.org/

 

Art – Portraits / Hans Holbein

National Gallery

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/floorplans/level-2/room-4

 

National Portrait Gallery

https://www.npg.org.uk/

 

Geography - Earthquakes and Volcanoes

Natural History Museum

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/volcanoes-and-earthquakes.html

 

 

Year 5

 

Ancient Greece

British Museum

https://www.britishmuseum.org/visiting/galleries.aspx

 

Museum of Classical Archaeology, Cambridge

https://www.classics.cam.ac.uk/museum

 

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

https://www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/collections/greeceandrome

 

Soane Museum

https://www.soane.org/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI1qCb17ny3wIVB5ztCh2Wpgw8EAAYASAAEgL-J_D_BwE

 

Mayan Civilisation

British Museum

https://www.britishmuseum.org/visiting/galleries/americas/room_27_mexico.aspx

 

Local History (Including Local Art)

Vestry House Museum

https://vestryhousemuseum.org.uk/

 

The View

https://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/things-to-do/green-spaces/epping-forest/visitor-information/Pages/the-view-visitor-centre.aspx

 

William Morris Gallery

https://www.wmgallery.org.uk/

 

Science – Properties of materials

Science museum – Challenge of Materials

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/challenge-materials

 

Science – Earth and Space

Greenwich Royal Observatory

https://www.rmg.co.uk/royal-observatory?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIoumdkrbe3wIV6LDtCh17_wX9EAAYASAAEgJwSPD_BwE

 

Natural History Museum – Earth Hall and Hintze Hall

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/earth-hall-and-stegosaurus.html

 

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/hintze-hall.html

 

Winchester Science Centre

https://www.winchestersciencecentre.org/

 

Science - Forces

Tower Bridge – Engine Room

https://www.towerbridge.org.uk/

 

Science – Living things and habitats

London Zoo

https://www.zsl.org/zsl-london-zoo

 

Colchester Zoo

https://www.colchester-zoo.com/

 

Sea Life - London Aquarium

https://www.visitsealife.com/london/

 

Walthamstow Wetlands

https://walthamstowwetlands.com/

 

Rainham Marshes

https://www.rspb.org.uk/reserves-and-events/reserves-a-z/rainham-marshes/

 

Science – Humans

Natural History Museum – Human Biology

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/human-biology.html

 

 

 

Year 6

 

Righteous Royalty

Royal Museums Greenwich – Queens House

https://www.rmg.co.uk/queens-house

 

Tower of London

https://www.hrp.org.uk/tower-of-london/#gs.5n1ONtr3

 

Museum of London

https://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/museum-london/permanent-galleries/medieval-london

 

Leeds Castle

https://www.leeds-castle.com/

 

Westminster Abbey

https://www.westminster-abbey.org/

 

World War II

Imperial War Museums (London, HMS Belfast, Churchill War Rooms, Duxford and RAF Museum Hendon)

https://www.iwm.org.uk/

 

Bletchley Park

https://bletchleypark.org.uk/

 

Dover Castle

https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/dover-castle/

 

HMS Cavalier – The Historic Dockyard, Chatham

https://thedockyard.co.uk/explore/three-historic-warships/hms-cavalier/

 

Kent Battle of Britain Museum

http://www.kbobm.org/

 

Early Islamic Civilisation

British Museum

https://www.britishmuseum.org/visiting/galleries.aspx

 

Islamic art at Victoria and Albert Museum

http://www.vam.ac.uk/page/i/islamic-art-and-design/

 

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

https://www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/collections/islamicart

 

Science – The human body

Natural History Museum – Human Biology

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/human-biology.html

 

Science – Electricity

Science Museum – Energy Hall

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/energy-hall

 

Science – Living Things

Natural History Museum – various galleries in the Blue and Green zones

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/

 

Science – Inheritance and The theory of Evolution

Science Museum – Who am I?

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/who-am-i

 

Natural History Museum – Human Evolution

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/human-evolution.html

 

Science – Famous scientists and inventors

Faraday Museum

http://www.rigb.org/visit-us/faraday-museum

 

Science Museum – Information Age

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/information-age

 

Science Museum – Making the Modern World

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/making-modern-world

 

Science Museum – Tomorrow’s World

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/tomorrows-world

 

Art – Sketching and colour in plants and nature

William Morris Gallery

https://www.wmgallery.org.uk/

 

National Gallery

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/

 

Geography – Trade Links

Museum of London – Docklands

https://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/museum-london-docklands

 

Geography -Water and weather

Science Museum – Atmosphere

https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/atmosphere

 

Natural History Museum – Restless Surface

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/galleries-and-museum-map/restless-surface.html