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Archaeology Detectives

Explore a site using genuine archaeological skills, both within the classroom and onsite.  Read more about Archaeology Detectives

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The Rubbish Game

A fun way to learn archaeological investigative skills: looking, interpreting and reporting
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Archaeological Activities Resource Pack – all sections

This is an excellent resource full of fantastic background information on how to do archaeology learning sessions, including very well-produced activity ideas. Read more about Archaeological Activities Resource Pack – all sections

Sir Edwin Landseer, The Monarch of the Glen, 1851. Purchased by the National Galleries of Scotland as a part gift from Diageo Scotland Ltd, with contributions from the Heritage Lottery Fund, Dunard Fund, the Art Fund, the William Jacob Bequest, the Tam O’ Shanter Trust, the Turtleton Trust, and the K. T. Wiedemann Foundation, Inc. and through public appeal 2017.

Scottish identity: who decides who we are? 

This resource provides a range of activities, questions and images to help groups of all ages explore Scottish identity

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Join the Young Archaeologists’ Club

Join one of 80+ YAC Branches throughout the UK Read more about Join the Young Archaeologists’ Club

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Young Archaeologists’ Club Activities

Archaeology themed activities for 8-16 year-olds
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Lifting the Lid on Scottish food history (c) National Library of Scotland

Lifting the Lid on Scottish Food History

Learn about Scotland’s food history

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