We couldn’t ask for anything more. A day we will all remember for a very long time, therefore the learning will be life-long.
Holy Family RC P.S., Oldham
Just wanted to thank you for another excellent workshop today. As ever, it all ran like an incredibly well-oiled machine, and the variety of activities, humour and lively presentation ensured that lots of useful learning took place and fostered the children’s love of history. Many thanks once again, I’m looking forward to another visit next year.
Bridgewater School, Worsley
Children were excited, engaged and enthused by the tasks provided. Andy and Alison are true masters of their craft.
Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic P.S., Leeds
The children had very little prior knowledge and this workshop has been a great resource to hook them into our current topic. Fantastic day had by all. We will use this company again.
Button Lane P.S., Manchester
You delivered an absolute wealth of knowledge in a fun, varied and child-friendly way. It was impressive just how much was packed into the day! Definite value for money. I learned loads.
Lostock Gralam CE P.S., Cheshire
Feedback has been amazing! The pupils and staff have been talking about it ever since. Parents have commented on the excitement pupils had explaining what they had been doing. A huge thank you. I look forward to seeing you again in the future.
Green Lane Community Special School, Warrington
Wow, not a second wasted! Exceptional resources, interesting and informative presentations. Children have already been asking when you are coming back!
St Cuthbert’s Catholic Academy, Blackpool
Fast-paced – no time for the children to get bored. Inclusive, excellent relationship with children. Covered EVERYTHING! Well organized, didn’t need to provide anything. Brilliant props. A very enjoyable day!
Furness Vale P.S., High Peak
Today was fantastic! The children had so much fun they didn’t even realise they were learning at the same time!! Super!
Eccleston CE P.S., Chester
The children clearly loved the day and the smiles on their faces just prove that. The whole thing was impressively structured, from start to finish. Organising it has been a breeze with quick and efficient communication throughout from yourselves, and extremely professional. The children felt at ease with you right away. We wouldn’t hesitate in recommending you in the strongest terms to other interested parties
St Francis CE P.S., Blackburn
The variety of activities has kept the children engaged throughout and inspired. The knowledge of Andy and Alison is superb, they have answered every question in detail. Thank you!
Woodhouse P.S., Brighouse
Wow! What a fantastic day! The session was fun, fast and factual. All of the children got involved as the whole day was fully interactive. The historians were very knowledgeable, had super behavior management and great time-keeping. I will be recommending you to others and will love to have you back.
Royle Brook P.S., Lancashire
What a wonderful experience for the children – bringing history alive. Everything was well-timed and organized and the excellent props and costumes added an excellent authenticity. I would highly recommend Makers of History and look forward to inviting them back in the future
Waterfoot P.S., Lancashire
A fabulous day. Excellent resources used to their best. Lots of smiley faces – welcome back any time!
Wheatley Lane Methodist VA P.S., Burnley
Super activities – the children loved it and the day went very quickly with lots of variation. The staff were very accommodating, especially with timetabling issues. A great day, with friendly staff who arrived early and were extremely organized. Thank you!
Menston P.S., West Yorkshire
We particularly enjoyed the opportunity to act in role and handle a range of artefacts. As teachers we have learnt a lot and have a great deal we can make use of in follow-up sessions.
Ashton West End Primary, Ashton
The Ancient Greek workshop was excellent yet again! There was a good range of activities which kept the children interested and entertained all day. I’m sure it will inspire future learning.
St Peter’s C of E Primary, Swinton
A fantastic interactive day! Children have just said it was one of the best! Very organized and interesting.
Pebble Brook Primary, Crewe
We (staff and children) absolutely loved the day! You fit it all in so well around our school timetable, were so knowledgeable and the children were enthralled throughout. There was a great range of activities, with a breadth of topics covered, all in line with our curriculum.
Springwell Park Community Primary, Bootle
A wonderful day – great balance of activities and learning opportunities. Definitely ‘something for everyone’.
Oasis Academy Aspinal, Manchester
I just wanted to say thank you for a fantastic day. The Roman visitors were exceptional. The resources were excellent, the presentation interesting and the children were active and learning all day. I couldn’t have asked for more!
Rawmarsh St Joseph’s Catholic P.S., Rotherham
All the children remained engaged all day. The amount of resources are over and above what our school could offer. An exciting, memorable and jam-packed day.
Mill Lane Primary, Batley
Fun, interactive and interesting. The children loved it. Not a second wasted. Every child was involved. Actors were very knowledgeable and great with the children. We will most certainly have you back again.
St Stephen’s CE School, Burnley
An absolutely brilliant workshop. The subject knowledge was outstanding, as were the props! Both children and staff loved it!
St John the Evangelist P.S., Bradford
The children were fully absorbed in Ancient Greek life and all children were able to take part throughout the day.
Egerton Community P.S., Bolton
Children were captivated from the start and there was a lovely mix of input and hands-on too. This has really added to our topic in a very memorable way.
Alderley Edge Community Primary, Alderley Edge
Brilliant day. All of our curriculum has been covered in one day! All abilities of children were considered.
Mesne Lea Primary, Worsley
The kids were buzzing at the end of the day as they went out to their parents. I am sure they will be eager to start work on our project now. I think your company is very professional and we were very impressed at the thought, planning and preparation that had gone into the day.
Branton St Wilfrid’s P.S., Doncaster
The Columbus workshop was fantastic! It gave children a clearer idea about what life would have been like. Both Christopher and Isabella interacted well with the children, (some children believed they had actually met them!), they were positive and engaging. The children had lots of fun whilst learning new things.
Pollyplatt Community P.S., Scampton
The presentation of the information was extremely child-friendly and fitted very well with our topics. Another great day to be planned later in the year!
Newchurch CP School, Warrington
The sessions today were fantastic and our children have gained a lot. It is very interactive and has allowed all of the children to be a part of the performance element. This has set us up for a great week ahead.
Donnington CE P.S., Telford
A wonderful experience for the children. You were able to get so much learning into the sessions an they were very informative and interactive. We would definitely have you back in the future.
Old Hall Drive P.S., Gorton
It was great! It involved all the children and included dance, drama and art. They were talking about it at lunchtime and I’m sure they’ll be talking about it for a while longer.
Cravenwood Academy, Manchester
The children really enjoyed the day and follow-up writing showed how much they remembered, including all the new vocabulary. From the teacher’s point of view, with more and more time taken away from topic-based work, this gives us the opportunity for the children to learn a huge amount about a topic in one day.
Marlborough Road Academy, Salford
A fantastic day. All the children had positive things to say. All were excited and engaged. Good mixture of crafts, drama and history. The day met so many National Curriculum objectives. Both of you were great with the children and we all learnt lots. Thank you!
Mottram St Andrew Primary Academy, Macclesfield
I have been really impressed with today’s activities. All children were engaged and had the chance to take part I lots of different activities that they wouldn’t usually do. Very organised. Thank you!
Our Lady and St Philomena’s School, Liverpool
A fabulous ‘kick-start’ to our new topic! The delivery of the sessions kept children engaged throughout the day. The range of activities worked perfectly.
Moorfield Community Primary, Salford
Great pace. Children engaged. Very hands-on, elements of DT & music. Great with children, patient and happy to answer questions. Fantastic costumes!
Partington P.S., Partington
It was a perfect mix of information giving, games, activities and drama. The children really enjoyed the day. One was heard to say ‘I wish we could have this day every day, it is so much fun’. A great combination of learning whilst having a good time.
Prestbury CE P.S., Macclesfield