Teachers

Open Evening for Teachers

St Fagans National Museum of History

Join us for this special event for Primary School teachers.

Explore our brand new Weston Centre for Learning in the newly re-developed main building.

Meet the team and discover the range of workshops available for your school.

For further information, or to book a place, please contact learning.stfagans@museumwales.ac.uk or call (029) 2057 3424.

Dates: 20 September 2017
Free Self-led

Enterprise and Employability Challenge - Welsh Baccalaureate

St Fagans National Museum of History

Key Stage 4 - National / Foundation

 

Here are activities and resources created by Ross Thomas and Amgueddfa Cymru to support you in delivering the coursework requirements for the new Welsh Baccalaureate 2015.

The resources consist of a challenge document for your assessed piece of work, along with a trial challenge which can help students prepare and develop skills for their project.

To help you experience business and the world of work you should work together with others in a team of 3-6 members and use skills and knowledge you have developed from researching Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales to design and develop an innovative product based on the collections at the museums. The product must be cost-effective, innovative and suitable for sale in the Amgueddfa Cymru shops.

Additional workshops to support your study are available. Please contact us for more details. Some workshops may be subject to charging.

Cost: Free of charge as is a self-led session.

Curriculum

Welsh Baccalaureate Key Stage 4 - National / Foundation

Enterprise and Employability Challenge - Product

Free In school

Maths in Museums

Maths in Museums

A new digital resource to support the numeracy framework in primary schools.

22 bilingual activities for year 6 pupils to support geometry, number, data and measuring skills.

The toolkit was developed in partnership with See Science. The toolkit is sponsored by the National Science Academy grant scheme.

Cost: For use in school - free of charge.

Daily life in the nineteenth century - Maestir School

St Fagans National Museum of History

Sample children’s school life in the 1890s and learn how to deliver a session as a Victorian teacher. Teachers who want to book the Maestir School teacher-led session for their class must attend this course.

Duration: 1 hour x 2
Cost: Led by Museum staff – free of charge.

Preview visits

St Fagans National Museum of History

Please call if you would like to arrange a preview visit to discuss and plan how to get the best out of a school visit to St Fagans.

Duration: 30 minutes
Cost: Led by Museum staff – free of charge.
Free In school

The First World War Education Project

St Fagans National Museum of History

The National Library of Wales and National Museum Wales are leading a project to produce education resources for schools to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. As part of this project we are using items from the collections of both institutions to create digital teaching resources for Hwb.

Cost: For use in school - free of charge.