Learning, Living and Working at the National Maritime Museum (SEND)

Essential information

Key stage: 
SEND, Post-16
School subject: 
Careers education, Drama, Geography, History, Literacy, Maths
Session times: 
Flexible
Session price: 
Free

This 3-part programme is designed to enrich life skills for SEND learners aged 16+. Visit the museum 3 times over 3 weeks, to explore how the museum is a place for learning, living and working.

Book Session

Museums are a great place to enrich real life skills and this programme is designed to do just that for SEND learners 16+. This mini course set over 3 sessions over 3 weeks will allow learners to experience how to use a museum to learn new things in the first session. In the second session learners will develop their ability to manage in social situation and discover; who are the right people to ask for help when in the museum. In the final week students will get the opportunity to experience working for the Museum using the social skills and knowledge they have learnt over the previous weeks.

Students will:

• explore what is in a museum

• learn how to visit a museum

• discover who works at a museum

• experience a taste of working at a museum

• develop social and communication skills

Book a session

Please contact the Bookings Team on 020 8312 6608 or bookings@rmg.co.uk to discuss your needs and book a visit.

It is useful if you can provide the following information:

•School name

•Teacher name

•Teacher email

•School/teacher phone number

•Class name

•Number of students

•Key stage/year group

•Number of adults

•When you would like to visit

•Preferable time of arrival and leaving

•How long would your ideal session be? 

•How long do you need for lunch?

•Do you need parking? (if so, please provide registration number)

•Do you wish to have time in our Ahoy! Children’s Gallery? Find out about Ahoy!

•Please describe children’s needs including: Cognitive abilities | Verbal | Physical/mobility | Motor skills | PMLD/SLD/MLD/ASC/EBD