Jaws n Claws Workshops

Birthday Parties

Why not have a birthday party your friends will be talking about for weeks to come? We will bring a selection of animals to your home/venue to keep your party guests amazed and amused as they get the chance to hold a variety of my weird and wonderful exotic animals. Be dazzled with interesting and disgusting facts... but remember to bring your camera to capture this amazing memory!

Pre Schools

Make new friends at pre-school. Your class will be introduced to my slimy, scaly, fluffy and friendly animals. Meet Brian the Snail, Jimmy the hissing Cockroach and Larry the rat amongst others. You will learn in a fun and exciting way about how they feel and move, where they live and what they eat.

Suggested talks:

  • Animal mix (Foundation early years)
  • Senses and textures (Foundation early years)
  • The wriggly roadshow (Foundation early years)
  • Seasonal talks available

Primary Schools

Using our interactive and fun workshops to connect and engage young minds as they absorb lots of interesting yet educational facts about the animals and the world they live in. All animal handling sessions are uniquely tailored to age and ability, differentiating for children when required.

Suggested talks:

  • Rainforest foundation (Key Stages 1 and 2)
  • Minibeasts foundation (Key Stages 1 and 2)
  • Habitats foundation (Key Stages 1 and 2)
  • Seasonal talks available

Secondary Schools

Your class has read the text books and seen the documentaries... now they will get up close and personal with the animals in my fun yet informative workshop. We have a variety of topics available which are all curriculum based and link into Key Stage 3 which include:

  • Classifications
  • Rainforests
  • Habitats

Special Needs

We understand children learn in different ways, we always ensure we can communicate clearly with the children to maximise the animals handling sessions. My workshops promote a communication friendly classroom which supports the learning, language, sensory, social and emotional development of all children.

Experience in all aspects of special needs including:

  • ADHD
  • Visual and Hearing impairments
  • Asperger's
  • Autism

Should your class be studying other associated topics please do not hesitate to contact us and we can adapt the sessions accordingly to meet your needs.

Nursing homes

You are never too old to attend one of my workshops.. Renew your senses with my range of smooth, scaly, slimy and fluffy animals. Such sessions have reportedly improved communication, memory and mood. Physical and emotional benefits a real boost for the sick or lonely and the staff really enjoy it too.

Fetes, corporate events, clubs, youth groups and much much more...

We can be entertaining you with our amazing animals at a time and place convenient to you. We are available for a variety of occasions - whether it be your local village fete or youth group, a good time is had by all. We are also available for Corporate Events and have worked extensively with both local small businesses and large Blue Chip Corporations.

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