School children at Windsor Castle

Schools Learning

Find out how Palaces and great works of art can inspire learning with our curriculum linked programmes and resources for primary and secondary schools.

Visiting the Royal Collection sites

Children participating in a schools' garden art workshop at Buckingham Palace
London
Children participating in a schools' session at Windsor Castle
Windsor
Edinburgh

School sessions

Role play during a schools' session at Windsor Castle

What were castles for?

Age group: 
Key stage 1, Key stage 2
School subjects: 
History, Science (Materials), Geography
Windsor Castle

Why were many castles built during the medieval period, what were they used for and who lived in them? ... Read more about What were castles for?

The Many Lives of Shakespeare

Age group: 
Key stage 2, Key stage 3
School subjects: 
English Literature, English Language, History
Windsor Castle

In this interactive creative writing session our published author will draw on real works of art and archival documents displayed in the anniversary exhibition Shakespeare in the Royal Library  to stimulate discussion and ideas. ... Read more about The Many Lives of Shakespeare