Get Cooking for Key Stage 2 at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
KS2 Cross-Curricular Activities
Make delicious, seasonal soup while listening as a tale of trickery unfolds. As you wait for your soup to cook, taste different types of bread from around the world. In our community garden allotments identify and explore seasonal vegetables growing there.
Curriculum Links: D&T - Cooking and nutrition, Science –Plants Yr3
Maximum group size: 70
Cost: see charges
Available all year
Find out about how the three main types of rock are formed during this hands-on cookery session: make sedimentary sandwiches, metamorphic pancakes and edible igneous rock. Do our Secret Stones GPS trail to find local rock examples.
Curriculum Links: D&T - Cooking and nutrition, Science – Rocks Yr3
Maximum group size: 35
Cost: see charges
Available March – Nov
Secret Hills Exhibition
Take a fascinating journey through Shropshire’s past: meet a mammoth; explore an Iron Age roundhouse; and take off with our film panorama that drifts across the local landscape like a hot air balloon. Focus tasks will also challenge the children during their time in the exhibition.
Free to any school booking a led activity, otherwise £2.75 per child aged five or over; one adult to every ten children free of charge, additional adults £3.25.
The standard price structure for the led activities is:
- 25 children or fewer – £90 + VAT
- 26 to 35 children (or one class, whichever number is larger) – £120 + VAT
- 36 to 50 children – £180 + VAT
- 51 to 70 children – £240 + VAT
Further information and booking
Click here to download a copy of our 2016 Education Brochure.
For further details of individual activities, to discuss your individual requirements and/or to make a booking, please call 01588 676060 or contact Laura or Stephanie at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre.