These Teachers’ Resources and Worksheet Packs are designed to facilitate your visit to The Lowry or to be used as a resource in the classroom.
Free interactive online learning resource for primary schools studying Ancient Egypt (KS2). Explore Egyptology collections in the North West and discover the courageous Victorian women behind the collections.
Prepare for a visit to The Atkinson by looking through our visual story designed specifically for pupils who might be anxious about visiting somewhere new.
Prominently displayed on the tote bags and notebooks distributed to participants during Artis’ recent five-day teacher training in South Korea, no truer statement could be made about our work together.
What is a TeachMeet? For those of us not in the know, a TeachMeet is a grassroots “conference” which offers free, informal CPD organised by, and for, teachers and educationalists.
“A Breakfast Club is far more than tea and toast” was Tricia Murphy’s advice during the recent Pupil Premium conference at the Education Leaders Forum.
By Artis Specialist Andrea Beed (Twizzle) On Sunday 18 September, we held a very special day to pay tribute to our much missed friend and gifted Artis Specialist Deborah Barber-Jones (Woohoo).
By Carys Owen (Cuckoo), School Partnership Consultant “In order to help their pupils succeed; schools have a role to play in supporting them to be resilient and mentally healthy” Department of Education, 2014 .
I have always believed that using dance, drama or music in teaching is one of the best ways to bring things alive for children. Rather than being taught a book, idea or concept, they get to experience it.
Being an Artis Specialist is very different to your average day job. On Monday I was an African dance specialist, a chicken farmer, a polar bear, a ‘horrid child’ from Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory…and all before lunch!
I had mixed feelings the day my contractions began. It was 31 August and I was expecting my second baby. Whilst thrilled that I was soon to set eyes on our new addition to the family, I was also thinking about her future education.
Onomatopoeias – words that imitate the sounds they’re describing – pop up in the dictionary more often than you might think.