Farmer Day

Farmer Day

Target Audience:  Key Stage 2

Activity Overview:

Learn hands-on from our Millers, Weavers and Herbalists as you travel from early Neolithic farmers to Iron Age technology!

  • Grind Grain & Bake Bread
  • Weave on Warp Weighted Looms
  • Cook and Dye with Herbs
  • Trade and Barter

Traders (Trading in the afternoon has two parts:)

Part 1: your class will swap real artefacts as they role play as Iron Age characters and use numerical problem solving in the trading game to barter for a wide range of goods.

Part 2: your pupils will enjoy Trading with Celtic coins, by swapping their pocket money for Catuvellaunni coins to trade for the more precious produce in the shop, with a wide range of heritage produce supporting local craftsmen.

This exciting day will help you work towards many curricular outcomes. Iron Age hill forts: tribalkingdoms,farming,art and culture.

£15 / Student

Adult Helpers FREE
A full day of hands-on challenges from 10am until 2.30pm/3pm
Ratio of 1 adult helper to 8 Children

Farmer Day

Hands-on education


The children loved it, they benefited from the hands-on activities and immersive nature of the day and the environment of reconstructed roundhouses.

- Ruth Taylor

Teacher, UCS Junior School

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