Resources

Dance – Catalyst

Catalyst book

An introduction to dance, with ten activites designed to engage children of various ages and abilities.

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an Acrobat PDF

Music – Catalyst

Catalyst book

Ten activites designed to engage pupils and develop their skills in music.  With an introduction by Cathryn Dew.

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an Acrobat PDF

Poetry – Catalyst

Catalyst book

Ten activites designed to engage pupils and develop their skills in poetry, including cross-curriculum links.  With an introduction by Jo Bell.

Available as:
an Acrobat PDF

Storytelling – Catalyst

Catalyst book

Ten activites designed to engage pupils and develop their Storytelling skills, including cross-curriculum links and Top Tips.  With an introduction by Kate Norgate.

Available as:
an Acrobat PDF

Theatre – Catalyst

Catalyst book

Ten activites designed to engage pupils and develop their performance skills, including advice on how to devise performances.  With an introduction by Kelly Wilkinson.

Available as:
an Acrobat PDF

Visual Arts – Catalyst

Catalyst book

Ten activites designed to engage pupils and develop their artistic skills, including advice on how to encourage creativity.  With an introduction by Joff Whitten & Ghislaine Keyton.

Available as:
an Acrobat PDF

Create-A-Quest

This teaching book contains a wide range of art form activities; including poetry, storytelling, visual art, dance, theatre and music. With helpful curriculum links and information about working with local arts venues and artists, this resource is an essential tool for the classroom.

Available as:
an Acrobat PDF

Great Art Quest

Great Art Quest teaching book

This booklet is aimed at 9-11 year olds, but can used for a much wider age range. Contents include advice on how to organise a class trip to your local gallery, hanging your own exhibition and practical activities.

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an Acrobat PDF

PoetryQuest

PoetryQuest teaching book

This resource includes many invaluable writing and visual art activities for children; focussing mainly on epic poetry but also broadening out to wider genres. These materials are suitable and adaptable for primary and early secondary pupils.  

Available as:
an Acrobat PDF