1066 – The Battle Of Hastings

What happens when one King wants to be a King of another Country – they have a battle of course! On Saturday 14th October the battle started and finished on the very same day, although the battle was small the change for England was huge! Lets find out why…

Learning outcomes

  1. Explore the background information and details of the Battle of Hastings.
  2. Understand how the Normans took over from the Romans and why this was an important change for England & Great Britain. 
  3. Develop understanding of Historical events through teamwork, cooperation and build skills in confidence, performance and oral presentation.

Who its for?


Workshop options 

Option 1 – 1 HOUR – These workshops are short but packed with creativity & practical learning, fantastic for engagement & focus (Maximum of 40 students).

Option 2 – HALF\FULL DAY – Through The Stage Door offer exciting, engaging and educational workshops delivered by experienced and talented professionals. We can bring the ‘WOW’ factor to the topic or theme you are studying, or create the ‘BUZZ’ to engage your students throughout the term. The focus will be on the content and knowledge your students require, but we will also encourage a show & evaluate stage where students can see the progress they have made and staff are able to observe the learning of each child. (HALF DAY – One group maximum of 40 students per group)

(FULL DAY – One/two group’s maximum of 40 students per group)

Props and resources may be included to enhance student learning.

Space requirements

Workshops will require a large cleared space. A school hall/theatre would be required for the HALF/FULL DAY sessions

Special requests

Once your booking has been confirmed, one of our dedicated team members will contact you to collect information regarding the children’s starting points to ensure the workshop is personalised to suit.