KS1: Exploring Christian Symbols through the Five Senses

Using their senses to experience the Cathedral building, children will explore key features of the Cathedral and learn about how these link to Christian beliefs. An ideal partner for this is our Candle Making workshop

KS2: Exploring Christian Symbols

In this interactive tour of the cathedral, children will have the opportunity to engage with the symbolism surrounding Baptism and the Eucharist, as well as discovering what makes the Cathedral a cathedral and learning about the Cathedral as a living place of worship

Candle and candle holder making

Candles are often used in prayer, and light is an important Christian symbol.  In this hands-on workshop, children will have the opportunity to roll their own beeswax candle and create a clay holder for it.

Clay Tile Making

Using a range of clay-working techniques, children will create a clay tile showing a key Christian symbol.