School Groups

Facilitated group
A taught session in our Learning Gallery. Image © the Whipple Museum
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Hands-on at the Whipple. Image © the Whipple Museum

From Early Years to KS5 we teach a wide range of cross-disciplinary sessions covering areas of the National Curriculum in History, Science, English, Maths, Art, and more. Sessions typically last 90 minutes and might feature a hands-on learning activity with museum objects, a critical analysis of source material, or an exploratory trail around the galleries.

The Whipple Museum will be closing on July 4th 2018 until January 2019 for essential work on our historic building. Although our building will be closed, if you are local to Cambridge, we can teach a number of our sessions in schools as outreach. Check each session to see your options. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused.

These sessions are:

If you're local, the following sessions can be taught as outreach in schools and, out of University term time, can be taught in the Whipple Library:

Click on the links below to find out more about each of our (usually available) sessions and to see if they're suitable for your needs. If something catches your eye but might need some adjustment, let us know and we'll see what we can do.

 
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