Get Cooking for Key Stage 2 at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

KS2 Cross-Curricular Activities

Field to Bowl

Make delicious, seasonal soup while listening as a tale of trickery unfolds.  As you wait for your soup to cook, make bread and butter to accompany your soup. 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
Price: See standard charges below
Available: All year

Rock Recipes

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 standard charges below
Available: March – Nov

Rock Recipes
An Outreach Workshop – Bringing discovery to you!

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.
Curriculum Links: D&T – Cooking and nutrition, Science – Rocks Yr3
1¾ hr workshop suitable for groups of up to 30 children
Availability: All months except June and July
Cost: £100 + VAT, additional workshops on the same day £50 + VAT

Making a Meal of it- Past and Present
An Outreach Workshop – Bringing discovery to you!

Try your hand at preparing food from different times; grind wheat, make and cook an Iron Age flatbread, then prepare a medieval pudding fit for nobility. Find out how use of ingredients from around the world today is affecting our environment.
Curriculum Link: D&T – Cooking and nutrition, History.
1¾ hr workshop suitable for groups of up to 30 children
Availability: All months except June and July
Cost: £100 + VAT, additional workshops on the same day £50 + VAT
Also see ‘Step back in time and cook at spring meal’ in Understand the Past

Prices

The standard price structure for the led activities are:

  • 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 2018/19 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 Stephanie at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre.

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