How can objects help your pupils make sense of the world, make connections between different periods of time and our own, grow their understanding about different cultures, and inspire their creativity and ideas?
Very easily, with just a little help from you! Pupils can explore past people’s creativity and ingenuity, wonder at technological changes, understand the causes, all by considering what a museum (or any) object is, how it is made, what it looks like and how it was used.
Creative learning using objects also allows pupils to:
Object-based learning provides opportunities to develop:
Find out how to put this into practice in your classroom by:
Booking for our Secret Life of Objects event on Wednesday 13 March, 10am-3.30pm at Cardiff Story Museum.
Downloading the FREE Secret Life of Objects resource from Hwb.
Whether you’re a teacher looking for a creative person to share skills and inspiration with your pupils … or a creative person looking for teachers and pupils who can benefit from your input: make sure to CREATE as well as SEARCH for opportunities on the Opportunities section of the A2:Connect website.