Active Learning Session

Key Stage: 2

Venue: Leicester Museum & Art Gallery

Curriculum Links: Art and Design, Language and Literacy

Duration: 90 minutes

Held in the impressive Victorian Art Gallery, this session focuses on the broad aspects of 19th Century paintings, such as the importance of narrative, subject matter, composition and the use of materials.
The session engages pupils in various practical activities to help pupils gain confidence to look at and evaluate a painting.

  • Develop skills and build confidence to interpret works of art.
  • To work cooperatively as a group and individually.
  • Contribute through discussion and activities.
  • Produce creative work, exploring ideas and recording experiences.

The session outline with suggested Pre and Post Visit Activities can be downloaded here

If you are interested in making a booking or have any other questions please use our Learning Enquiry Form.