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Unfortunately Activity Week that was due to take place Tuesday 16th June to Friday 19th June 2020 was cancelled, but that has not stopped us organising it in a different way.

Virtual at Home Activity Week

What do you need to do?

Look through the Powerpoint below, pick ONE subjects challenge. On Friday 10th July you will be sent a link to the Activity Week folder on Sharepoint. Complete that challenge and take a picture/video of your challenge and upload it to the subject folder by FRIDAY 17TH JULY. A winner from each year group will be selected and sent a £10 Amazon Voucher. GOOD LUCK!!!

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info@parkhighstanmore.org.uk

Virtual Tours & Trips:

Geography 

World webcam

What's going on in the world today

https://www.geographyfieldworkacademy.co.uk/fae/file/asset/13/GFA_World_webcam.pdf

Eiffel Tower Video

With help from google explore the Eiffel Tower and journey up to the top.

https://www.toureiffel.paris/en/news/130-years/virtual-tour-eiffel-tower

Great Wall of China Virtual Tour

Learn more about the Great Wall of China.

http://www.airpano.com/360photo/China-Great-Wall/

Walk the Great Wall of China

https://www.thechinaguide.com/destination/great-wall-of-china

The Lake District 

https://www.lakedistrict.gov.uk/visiting/webcams-videos-and-photos/webcams

The Giant's Causeway

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/giants-causeway/features/take-a-virtual-tour-of-the-giants-causeway

10 virtual experiences to take you around the world

https://inews.co.uk/inews-lifestyle/10-virtual-experiences-travel-around-world-2645931

Virtual Tours City 

https://www.virtualtours.city/

National Parks

The hidden worlds of national parks, follow rangers on a journey to places most people never go

https://artsandculture.withgoogle.com/en-us/national-parks-service/welcome

The Nature Conservancy 

Explore the World with Virtual Field Trips, students can travel the world and explore natural environments without leaving the room. 

https://www.nature.org/en-us/about-us/who-we-are/how-we-work/youth-engagement/nature-lab/virtual-field-trips/

Yellow Stone National park 

https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/photosmultimedia/virtualtours.htm

Vatican virtual tours

http://www.museivaticani.va/content/museivaticani/en/collezioni/musei/tour-virtuali-elenco.html 

Drive and Listen 

https://driveandlisten.herokuapp.com/

Wizarding World of Harry Potter 

The WB studio in Leavesden is charging £5 for a virtual tour.  But in place of that, Harry Potter world in Florida has some really fun first person POV of their rides on YouTube.  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cMtR5_TinqE - Hagrid's motorbike adventure

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u16kKribb_4 - Hogwarts Express

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e699VWPwMCc - Hippogriff ride

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0giobHwLRE - Escape from Gringotts Bank

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0h6nInv4RY4 - The Forbidden Journey

The British Museum did an exhibition on 'A History of Magic' about 2 year ago.  I went and it was brilliant.  They have a free virtual tour here https://artsandculture.google.com/project/harry-potter-a-history-of-magic

Students can also create a Wizarding World passport for access to official content with quizzes and lots of other fun stuff. https://www.wizardingworld.com/

If students haven't read Harry Potter and the Philosopher's stone, they get get a free audiobook from Audible or a free Kindle version from Amazon.  

https://artsandculture.google.com/project/harry-potter-a-history-of-magic

History 

Anne Frank House Virtual Tour

Explore the annex where Anne Frank hid for more than two years during World War II.

https://www.annefrank.org/en/anne-frank/secret-annex/

Visit London 

https://360.visitlondon.com/#

Houses of Parliament 

https://www.parliament.uk/visiting/virtualtour/

Buckingham Palace Virtual Tour

Take a look round Buckingham Palace.

https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace

Tower of London 

https://www.youvisit.com/tour/meadk

10 Downing Street

https://www.eyerevolution.co.uk/tours/10DowningStreet/

The Churchill War Rooms

https://my.matterport.com/show/

Palace of Holyroodhouse

https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-palace-holyroodhouse

Hampton Court Palace

https://in360degrees.co.uk/indie360/HamptonCourt/

Canterbury Cathedral

https://www.canterbury-cathedral.org/virtual-tour/

Natural History Museum

Go on a Fossil Hunting Adventure.

https://www.nhm.ac.uk/discover/360-fossil-hunting-adventure.html

British Museum

Explore every artifact on display at the British Museum.

https://britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/

Smithsonian Museum of Natural History

Explore every exhibit the museum has to offer.

https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-022.htm

Stone Henge 

https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/stonehenge/

The Roman Baths 

https://www.romanbaths.co.uk/walkthrough

Vatican virtual tours

http://www.museivaticani.va/content/museivaticani/en/collezioni/musei/tour-virtuali-elenco.html 

Versailles

A private virtual tour of the former home of French royalty

https://artsandculture.google.com/project/versailles

Art 

National Gallery in London

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours

Louvre Gallery

Visit the Museum’s exhibition rooms and galleries.

https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne

Arts & Culture

Step inside must-see museums around the world

https://artsandculture.google.com/project/street-view 

Street Art

Explore the stories behind the Art

https://streetart.withgoogle.com/en/audio-tours

Versailles

A private virtual tour of the former home of French royalty

https://artsandculture.google.com/project/versailles

Science and Technology 

NASA

Take a virtual tour of the Hubble Space Telescope!

https://www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/hubble-360-degree-virtual-tour

The National Museum of Computing

A virtual tour to explore all things computer related.

https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=Vz8kCqGRjQA

Toyota Teen Drive 365

Get an inside look at the innovation and teamwork that goes into designing each Toyota vehicle. Hear from engineers, mechanics and safety experts who explore the science behind safe driving every day.

https://www.teendrive365inschool.com/community/safety-in-action

Stanley Black & Decker Makerspace

Working alongside the experts of the Stanley Black & Decker Makerspace, students will see and experience first-hand how math, science, technology, creativity and teamwork can lead to technological advancements in our everyday lives.

https://www.innovation-gen.com/

Nuclear Reimagined Virtual

Journey to the leading nuclear research facility in the country, Idaho National Laboratory. Step inside a nuclear reactor, explore unexpected careers in nuclear science, and see what the future may hold thanks to advances in nuclear capabilities.

https://www.navigatingnuclear.com/nuclear-reimagined-vft/

Science museum group

Through google, explore our museums at home, the Science museum group have information and pictures of an online Science collection which may be of interest to students.

https://www.sciencemuseumgroup.org.uk/

Houston Zoo Cams

Learn more about Giraffes, Gorilla’s, Elephants, Rhino’s and Leafcutter Ants.

https://www.houstonzoo.org/explore/webcams/

Atlanta Zoo Panda Cam

Watch the Panda’s at this zoo go about their daily life.

https://zooatlanta.org/panda-cam/

Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Explore the live webcams to see the Dolphins, Otters, Pelicans and Turtles.

https://www.seewinter.com/animals/webcams/winter-zone-cam-1/

Duke Farms Eagle Cam

Watch and learn about Eagles through this live feed.

https://www.dukefarms.org/making-an-impact/eagle-cam/

National Aquarium

Explore the National Aquarium in Baltimore through a 360 tour.

https://aqua.org/media/virtualtours/baltimore/index.html

National Parks

The hidden worlds of national parks, follow rangers on a journey to places most people never go

https://artsandculture.withgoogle.com/en-us/national-parks-service/welcome

Animals 

Houston Zoo Cams

Learn more about Giraffes, Gorilla’s, Elephants, Rhino’s and Leafcutter Ants.

https://www.houstonzoo.org/explore/webcams/

Atlanta Zoo Panda Cam

Watch the Panda’s at this zoo go about their daily life.

https://zooatlanta.org/panda-cam/

Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Explore the live webcams to see the Dolphins, Otters, Pelicans and Turtles.

https://www.seewinter.com/animals/webcams/winter-zone-cam-1/

Duke Farms Eagle Cam

Watch and learn about Eagles through this live feed.

https://www.dukefarms.org/making-an-impact/eagle-cam/

National Aquarium

Explore the National Aquarium in Baltimore through a 360 tour.

https://aqua.org/media/virtualtours/baltimore/index.html

The Nature Conservancy 

Explore the World with Virtual Field Trips, students can travel the world and explore natural environments without leaving the room. 

https://www.nature.org/en-us/about-us/who-we-are/how-we-work/youth-engagement/nature-lab/virtual-field-trips/

Virtual Dives 

An immersive 360 view of National Marine Sanctuaries 

https://sanctuaries.noaa.gov/vr

English

Roald Dahl Museum

A virtual tour of the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

https://www.roalddahl.com/museum/visit/virtual-museum-tour

Theatre

The Globe Theatre

https://www.shakespearesglobe.com/discover/about-us/virtual-tour/#virtual-tour

Live streaming of 'Macbeth' at the Globe Theatre on 11th May 2020 at 7pm.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFwHmgA9nno

Anne Hathaway's Cottage

https://www.britishtours.com/360/anne-hathaways-cottage

The Royal Albert Hall 

https://www.royalalberthall.com/your-visit/venue-and-seating-plan/virtual-tour/

During School Closures lots of Theatre and Dance Companies are giving you access to their productions for free. I have put together this list to help you know when to watch and how to watch. Please do take advantage of these offers as going to watch productions like these could cost £25+ a ticket.  

Company 

Where to watch or find out more

Alvin Ailey Dance Company 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAGFJCW_Toc 

 

They are also conducting Live Classes – view their timetable here (EST time in +3 hours):  

https://www.aileyextension.com/keepdancing?_ga=2.85966233.1438795428.1585587516-502282509.1585587516  

 

You can also connect with them on their Instagram: 

@AlvinAiley 

 

National Theatre 

releases a new show every Thursday night at 7pm

https://www.youtube.com/user/ntdiscovertheatre

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUDq1XzCY0NIOYVJvEMQjqw 

The Royal Shakespeare Globe 

on rotation every two weeks:

 https://www.youtube.com/user/ShakespearesGlobe

MotionHouse Dance company 

https://www.youtube.com/user/MotionhouseDT

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A9EKjGdwjlY&fbclid=IwAR0csJNHbupwV83VcG5OJsa4-GAqIS-luOrLG8XWw7GXMc63Ss-STxDBEPE 

 

Cirque Du Soleil 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQ5eUJNXrMw 

 

Sadler’s Wells 

https://www.sadlerswells.com/whats-on/2020/digital-stage/ 

https://www.youtube.com/user/sadlerswells

https://www.facebook.com/SadlersWells/ 

 

Actors of Dionysus 

https://vimeo.com/399891730?fbclid=IwAR3u70LUY37XkRWmkb2Ry_Y6ZfkTMxV3p_AqDQBMi6UHG4gGLBkAEzoOWS0 

 

Hampstead Theatre 

https://www.hampsteadtheatre.com/whats-on/hampstead-theatre-at-home/wild/ 

 

https://www.hampsteadtheatre.com/whats-on/hampstead-theatre-at-home/wonderland/ 

 

https://www.hampsteadtheatre.com/whats-on/hampstead-theatre-at-home/drawing-the-line/ 

 

Papatango Theatre Company 

https://papatango.co.uk/isolated-but-open/ 

 

The Wind in the Willows 

https://www.willowsmusical.com 

 

Orange Tree Theatre 

Showing: Amsterdam 

https://www.orangetreetheatre.co.uk/whats-on/ot-on-screen/about 

 

The Royal Court Theatre  

Showing: Cyprus Avenue 

https://royalcourttheatre.com/whats-on/cyprus-avenue-film/ 

 

Headlong  

https://headlong.co.uk/productions/unprecedented/ 

 

Breach Theatre 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCi0_DYWeDvg2_B9iaMP1O_A 

 

Schaubühne Theatre 

https://www.schaubuehne.de/de/start/index.html 

 

Shambles Comedy 

https://cosmicshambles.com/stayathome/live 

 

Royal Opera House 

https://www.youtube.com/user/RoyalOperaHouse 

 

McOnie Dance Company 

https://www.instagram.com/mconiecompany/ 

 

Museums  

Secret London have put a list together of virtual tours, explore some of the greatest art and culture the world has to offer. 

https://secretldn.com/virtual-tours-museums-galleries/

The Natural History Museum 

https://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/virtual-museum.html

British Museum explore every artifact on display at the British Museum.

https://britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/

Arts & Culture. Step inside must-see museums around the world

https://artsandculture.google.com/project/street-view 

The German Goethe Institute

https://www.goethe.de/ins/gb/en/spr/wdl/qui/21333054/f52/20949031.html

A virtual tour of the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

https://www.roalddahl.com/museum/visit/virtual-museum-tour

Science museum group through google, explore our museums at home, the Science museum group have information and pictures of an online Science collection which may be of interest to students.

https://www.sciencemuseumgroup.org.uk/

Louvre Gallery visit the Museum’s exhibition rooms and galleries.

https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne

Vatican virtual tours

http://www.museivaticani.va/content/museivaticani/en/collezioni/musei/tour-virtuali-elenco.html 

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Headteacher:Mrs Colette O'Dwyer

Email:info@parkhighstanmore.org.uk

Phone:020 8952 2803

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