Dove Cottage, together with the Wordsworth Library, houses what is one of the greatest collections of manuscripts, books and paintings relating to British Romanticism.
Ideal for years 5 and 6, this session focuses on Wordsworth's most famous poem, I wandered lonely as a cloud or Daffodils. Available at 9:30 or 11am
From Story to Poem: Meeting a Leech-gatherer (KS2 or KS3)
Explore a passage of descriptive writing by Dorothy Wordsworth and an extract of classic poetry. Available at 9:30 or 11am
Spots of Time (KS2)
Exploring and an extract of classic poetry "Spots of Time" by brother William Wordsworth. As well as looking in detail at both texts, children have the opportunity to share their own ideas and descriptions. Available at 9:30 or 11am.