Stress, Tests and Moving Forward
Book the Award Winning Programme that helps your students deal with the stress of exams and tests.
The Anti Exam Stress Roadshow is touring the UK and abroad during March and April every year.
CURRENT AVAILABILITY: 6-23 March 2018.
NEWSFLASH: Dates booking up fast.
The Roadshow complements schools existing framework for helping students deal with the stress of exams.
New this year, an engaging, insightful look at the world of exam stress and the young people who are having to deal with it (many for the first time). Actionwork® takes a comprehensive look at the affects of exam related stress and through a mixture, of role play, audience interaction and work shopping works to pick apart the elephant in the room that taunts would-be exam takers. This show will not only focus on the physical and psychological impacts of stress but also on how to deal with when or if it strikes. Tips and tricks to keep you calm before an exam and also how to deal with your results if they weren’t what you were expecting.
- This programme includes information on:
- - Relaxation
- - Secret strategies
- - Diet
- - Sleep
- - Exercise
- - Handling pressure
- - Perspectives
- - Mindfulness
- - Comedy
- - Managing expectation
- - Difference between pressure and stress
- - Changing the ways you think changes the cheicals in your body
- - Managing your triggers
- - How to spot if you're stressed
- and many other ideas
The Roadshow lasts for 60-minutes and can be performed to a whole year group at a time.
The Roasdshow can be complemented by additional creative interactive in-depth workshops - please ask for details.
Every year Actionwork® produces Roadshows. These tours to schools, youth clubs, colleges, universities and parent groups all over the UK and abroad.
We will be touring 5 roadshows:
1) Anti Bullying Roadshow for Secondary schools, colleges and adults
2) Anti-Bullying Roadshow for lower end of Primary schools (years 3 and 4)
3) Anti-Bullying Roadshow for upper end of Primary schools (years 5 and 6)
The Roadshow is now open for booking. Book our visit by going to our booking page.
The Actionwork Roadshows are high impact productions that are positive, fun and engaging. They are suitable for main stream and special schools. Each year we have primary and secondary school versions. The Anti Exam Stress Roadshow provides assistance at an important time just before or during exam timetablig and provides that 'WOW' factor to students and teachers alike complimenting existing anti-bullying work in schools, colleges and community centres.
Actionwork's roadshows have attracted widespread acclaim during recent tours, from audiences, host venues and the media alike. In addition:
- The Roadshow can be performed four times in one day
- The Roadshow can be performed to a whole year group at a time
- The Roadshow raises key questions within the issues
- The Roadshows are highly entertaining, as well as being powerful, evocative and engaging
You can book a Roadshow by contacting us.
Feedback on Actionwork's roadshows
Please note that we have been succesfully touring roadshows throughout the UK and abroad for many years now. In the UK we have toured to London and the south-east, Bristol, Devon and the south-west, Birmingham, Coventry, Nottingham and the midlands, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, York, Warrington and many other parts of the North, Glasgow and Scotland, Cardiff, Swansea and Wales, Isle of man, Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset, and all over the UK.
- "Testimonials" - Read recent full testimonials from schools about Actionwork®
- “Fantastic performances and key messages in the workshops” Jackie Remnant, Peterborough City Council.
- “Pupils were enthralled and were telling us about it at break time” Anne Greening, Stocks Green School.
- “Very interactive, worked very well for our young people” Jane Marshall, Ashford School.
- “Excellent programme, it was great that you reinforced good practices” Damni McCulloch, Christs Hospital School.
- “Great participation with our students, they had a voice – keep up the good work. Thank you” Tracy Bowen, Ruskin Mill.
- “Very good show and workshop, staff and pupils all very appreciative and enjoyed the whole experience” Andrea Rider, Cannock Chase High School.
- “Really enjoyable, our girls responded well and were very engaged. This was an interesting take on bullying” Claire Howard, St Philomenas School.
- “The performance was excellent and the students learnt a lot about how to deal with difficult bullying situations” Amanda Cottrill, Worle School.
- “Approachable, friendly, child orientated and appealing to a young audience” C Switsur, St Faiths School.
- “Actors were incredibly flexible and a pleasure to work with”. L Ward, Farlingaye High School.
- “Great day, especially the workshop! Nicola Chambers, Priory School.
- “It really made the students think about bullying and it’s effects”, M Enefer, Chichester School.
- “Excellent balance of show and workshop” M Temple, Windlestone School.
- “Brilliant – really enjoyed it and I could see the students were empowered” Ross Williams, National Star College.
- “Invigorating, really helps us as a school to impress the mesage of anti-bullying” Diane Llewhelin, Cardigan School.
- “Fab! The children were entranced” Iris Emily Reed, Wallisdean School.
- “Your team really encouraged the students to get involved and were very supportive towards them” Kelly Corcoran, Colnhouse School.
- “Fantastic, really friendly atmosphere”, Rachel Kelly, Denbeigh High School.
- “Brilliant – Many thanks. Our pupils loved it” Melanie Turner, East Hill School.
- “I liked the ‘no contact’ rule” Nick Hodge, Aston Tower School.
- “A super activity to support our work on anti-bullying. Pupils were given many strategies for dealing with bullying” Mrs Clark, Ladypool School.
- “Simply amazing. A brilliant piece of work.” Beverley Hamilton, Whitefields school.
- ”Entertaining, lively and thoroughly educational.” Thank you. Adrian Bell, Albany Theatre.
- “This work is a must for all schools.” Talya Rosenbaum, Stoke Newington School.
- “I never thought dealing with bullying could be so fun.” Gary, St James High School.
- “High quality theatre and education.” Karl Murray, Head Of Southwark Youth Service.