Early Years Foundation Stage

STEAM Sessions


Helicopters (Reception)

How does a helicopter fly? What jobs can a helicopter do? Explore these questions and more as pupils get up close to our amazing helicopter collection and work scientifically to make and test paper rotors.

Early Years Links: Working scientifically, everyday materials, transport.

Teddy's Transport (Nursery and Reception)

Teddy has lost his uniform but he needs it for his medal presentation! By following the clues and visiting different types of transport, can pupils help him to find his uniform and get ready for his medal ceremony?

Early Years Links: Understanding the world

Literacy and History Sessions

Aeroplane Adventures (Nursery and Reception)

Come and join Flying Officer Swift (our RAF Teddy Bear) for an exciting aeroplane story and a lively tour around our amazing collection.

Early Years Links: Communication and language, literacy, understanding the world

All our EYFS sessions:

- Cost £30 per class

- Last approximately 45 minutes

- Are led by Museum staff

- Run Tuesday - Friday, 10.15am, 11.15am & 12.15pm

- Are suitable for a class size of 30*

* Maximum of 30 children plus up to 10 adults for Aeroplane Adventures and Teddy's Transport


If you would like to book any of these sessions, please use the online booking form which you can find on the left-hand menu.