Pre-visit information for Teachers

After you've booked a visit, take a look at our Pre-visit information for teachers and group leaders. It contains all the information you'll need for planning your day at the Laing.

Pre-visit Powerpoint for Students

Our Pre-visit Powerpoint is an engaging way to introduce your class to the Laing Art Gallery before your visit. It will give students a good idea of what they might see and do on their trip!

Self-led Resources

Planning a self-led visit? Explore the galleries with these printable resources for students of all ages.

*Please note: contact details within these resources were correct at time of printing, please check the main Learning page for up-to-date contact information*

Art Shaped - Key Stages 1 and 2

Art Shaped - Key Stages 3 and 4

You Can Touch This gallery trail

Gallery Resources & Activities 


Working on your Artsmark Journey? Download this resource to find out how we can support you and your school.

Artsmark Resource

Read our Blog about being an Artsmark Partner here

Hazard Identification Form

Post-visit Resources

These post-visit resources linked to some of our most popular artworks, will support teachers and group leaders to follow-up on their visit to the gallery with ideas for further activities, to help and consolidate learning:

Take one Picture - 'Isabella and the Pot of Basil'

Take one Picture - 'The Bard'

Take one Picture - 'The Women'