Guy Fawkes

Subject: History
Age Group: 5-11 Year Olds (KS1 & KS2)
Available in London, North West, and West Midlands
Join our Time Traveller on an interactive journey back to 1605. Meet Guy Fawkes and the King whilst uncovering the Gunpowder plot. Watch your class learn facts and participate in debates before they graduate as Time Travellers themselves.

Curriculum Link 

  • The lives of significant individuals in the past who have contributed to national and international achievements

Important Events Link

This workshop is perfect to support year-round learning as well as the following important events in your year planner:
  • Bonfire Night (5th November)


"An informative, creative way to teach about Guy Fawkes. A brilliant workshop involving every child."
Hollie Burke, Banstead Preparatory School, Surrey

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Important Information

Type: Drama workshop
Length of session: 60 minutes
Price£123 + VAT 
Number of children: up to 30 - extra children are negotiable
All Freshwater drama facilitators are DBS checked


• Curriculum specific
• Experienced facilitator
• Interactive learning
• Opportunity to observe children's progress
• Easy booking process
• Follow-up packs available
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