Bringing History to Life Through Creative Teaching

Tips for bringing history alive in primary classes and why history matters.

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Dendrochronology – Forestry and Land Scotland

Explore the science of tree ring dating from home.

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Learn, Create and Play with Historic Environment Scotland at home

Enjoy learning, play and creativity inspired by Scotland’s heritage – all from your own home! #LearningWithHES Read more about Learn, Create and Play with Historic Environment Scotland at home

Heritage Hero Awards from Home

your handy guide to completing a Heritage Hero Award remotely – Covid-19 special edition

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Mapping History (c) National Library of Scotland and Archaeology Scotland

Mapping History

A Guide to Using Historical Maps Read more about Mapping History

Creating 3D Models: A Quick Guide

Learn how to make your own digital 3D models using photogrammetry using this quick guide. Read more about Creating 3D Models: A Quick Guide

Sketchfab Drama and Literacy Activity Packs

Students will develop key communication skills and build their confidence through engaging with 3D digital models of artefacts in drama and literacy activities. Read more about Sketchfab Drama and Literacy Activity Packs

Teaching drama and literacy through archaeology loan boxes

Borrow a loan kit with replica object and drama or literacy activities to explore the Bridges Collection, develop key communication skills and build pupils’ confidence. Read more about Teaching drama and literacy through archaeology loan boxes

Heritage Hero Awards

Archaeology Scotland’s free award scheme offer a framework, a focus and a reward for groups undertaking heritage focused projects. Read more about Heritage Hero Awards