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Inside the neo-gothic library

Gothic Creative Writing

Cost: Free
Duration: 2 hours
Suitable for: Suitable for years 7 to A-level

Use the beautiful architecture of our neo-gothic building as inspiration for creative writing.  Practice fiction techniques, used by writers, to create a bank of descriptions; learn how to develop realistic characters, and create atmospheric prose.

Gothic Creative Writing Teacher Info Sheet.pdf

[preparing the pages for a new book]

Bookmaking

Cost: Free
Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
Suitable for: Years 7-10

Available week commencing 2 July 2018.

Join us to have a go at making a full sewn book, exploring the techniques binders used put together the books that sit on the Library shelves.

This is one of our most popular sessions and offers a real sense of achievement for pupils who will take away a hardback book they have created.

Please contact us for further information on availability and booking.

Bookmaking Teacher Info Sheet.pdf

[exploring the passages]

Library tour

Cost: Free
Duration: Between 30 minutes and 1 hour
Suitable for: Years 7-10

Tour the Library with a member of the education team and learn more about its fascinating history.

Combine the tour with any of our workshops or as a stand alone activity.

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