Workshops  

 

Active Learning Workshops

 

All our workshops take place in the Imagination Centre, a short walk from The Beginning. Please ensure you leave plenty of time to arrive for your slot time.

 

 

‘I would like to teach my class here daily!’ - Stebon Primary School


‘Brilliantly resourced, engaging & motivating’ - Abbots Langley School
 

  

‘Never seen my class so focused!’ - Trallwn Primary School

  

‘Really relevant and ticks many ICT assessment boxes’  - Bredhurst CofE School

 

 

Build & Play Storytime - KS1

  

English, Design & Technology, Literacy & PSHE

 

Let us tell you a story, all about our favourite place - LEGOLAND! Combining literacy skills with all the educational values of the traditional LEGO Brick, come and join in this interactive, fun and expressive workshop.

 

Tall Towers Workshop - KS 1

  

Science, Design & Technology

 

Pupils are introduced to the concept of structure and stability.  Pupils must understand the concept of strong structures before taking on the challenge of designing and building their very own towers to test on our Tremor Tables.

 

Castle & Kingdom - KS1


English, Design & Technology, Science, History

 

Pupils are introduced to the concept of structure and stability using examples of castles found at LEGOLAND. Pupils must understand the concept of strong structures and castle defence before building their very own model castles.

 

Get Moving Workshop - KS 1 & 2

 

Science, Design & Technology

 

Explore movement and forces, including gravity and friction. Using a LEGO® vehicle, pupils investigate the effect of weight and friction on the speed of their vehicle in a head to head race on our racers ramp.

 

Gears, Pulleys & Construction – KS 1 & 2

 

Science, Design & Technology

 

Explore how construction has been made easier with the introduction of gears and pulleys. Participants will discover the advantages of these systems and will then demonstrate their understanding through the construction of a LEGO ride.

 

Dr Heartbeat Workshop - KS 2 & 3

 

Science, Design & Technology and ICT

 

Bring ICT alive outside of the classroom by using a unique and specially-designed version of the LEGO® MINDSTORMS NXT technology; students use their problem solving skills to the test to complete a number of life saving operations.

 

 

Computer Design & Control - KS 2 & 3

 

ICT, Design & Technology and Science

 

Want to show your pupils how relevant computer control is? This workshop utilises LEGO WeDo Software where pupils will build and program an interactive model. The workshop covers key ICT terminology and touches on the need for computers in everyday life.

 

 

Understanding Underwater Workshop: HABITATS – KS1, 2 & 3

  

Science, Design & Technology

 

Explore habitats, adaption and classification. Pupils will put their learning into practice by designing their very own LEGO fish before going on our world first underwater submarine ride to study real rays, fish, shark and other amazing sea life. Don’t forget to visit the touch pools on the way out to get hands on with some of the creatures!

 

 

Understanding Underwater Workshop: CONSERVATION – KS1, 2 & 3

 

Science, Design & Technology

 

Discover the effects that man is having on our planet and see how we can help preserve our habitats through conservation. Pupils will be given the opportunity to construct their very own sea based habitat before going on our world first underwater submarine ride. Students can observe the beautiful array of species giving them an understanding of why conservation is so important.

 

 

Simple Machines & Renewable Energy - KS 2 & 3

  

Science, Design & Technology

 

Students will explore and engage with the concept of energy in this topical workshop. Combining science and design technology to better appreciate the limited world of fossil fuels and the benefits of renewable energy. Using the power functions of the LEGO Brick, combine Science and Design Technology to bring learning to life.

 


Business of LEGOLAND Programme - KS4+ Workshop*


Business Studies, Travel and Tourism, Marketing and Media Studies

 

Suitable for GCSE, A Level, NVQ, BTEC or Degree Level Students

 

Pupils can learn all about the business behind LEGOLAND® and parent company Merlin Entertainments Group. Explore recent marketing campaigns, our vision, mission and strategy, training and recruitment processes and much more. The course can be completely tailored to your course of study and individual learning objectives.

 

For more information or to discuss your bespoke needs, please contact 01753626125 or activelearning@legoland.co.uk