An Easy Guide to Scotland’s Archaeological Time Periods

If you’re looking to explore Scotland’s past, it helps to know a bit more about the different time periods. And now, thanks to a fantastic article from the Dig It! team, this information is just one click away!

Archaeology in Schools: an online CPD event

This online CPD event was held on 21 April 2021 and looked at some of the many ways in which educators can use archaeology as inspiration for interdisciplinary learning projects with children and young people.

Cup and Rings in the Classroom

A fascinating blog post from Glasgow University’s Dr Kenny Brophy packed with practical activity ideas to help you explore Scotland’s prehistoric rock art with your young learners.

A Song in Stone: Exploring Scotland’s Neolithic Rock Art

A substantial and comprehensive learning resource about Scotland’s Neolithic rock art.

Whiteadder: Historic Heart of the Lammermuirs

Discover archaeological sites of different time periods from across the Whiteadder Project study area, and ideas for how to use these sites as a springboard for learning.

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Learning at National Records of Scotland (NRS)

Find workshop bookings, links to resources, archival records and statistics available for educational use at the National Records of Scotland.

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Adult Learning at the National Records of Scotland (NRS)

Find events, talks, courses and online resources.

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National Records of Scotland (NRS) Resources for Home Education

Find workshop bookings, links to resources, archival records and statistics available for educational use at the National Records of Scotland.

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The Edinburgh Spyster Story Trail

An outdoor learning resource designed for children to use with their families.

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