Learning Resources for Experimental Archaeology: Learning about Craft and Technology in the Past

A suite of learning resources for a range of objects and technologies spanning from Mesolithic to modern times Read more about Learning Resources for Experimental Archaeology: Learning about Craft and Technology in the Past

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

Nursery class at the museum ©Ruth Armstrong Photography

A school Visit to National Museum of Scotland

Book a free school visit to the National Museum of Scotland. Read more about A school Visit to National Museum of Scotland

timeline (c) Archaeology Scotland

Timeline

Print off this handy Archaeology Scotland timeline from the Mesolithic c. 7000 BC to the modern day: Timeline (c) Archaeology Scotland    

Bfa_Singer_Clydebank used with permission

Britain from Above

aerial photographic archive Read more about Britain from Above

Canmore_Lochindorb used with permission

CANMORE

Canmore contains more than 320,000 records and 1.3 million catalogue entries for archaeological sites, buildings, industry and maritime heritage across Scotland. Compiled and managed by Historic Environment Scotland, Canmore contains information and collections from all its survey and recording work, as well as from a wide range of other organisations, communities and individuals who are helping to enhance […]

SCRAN 000-000-110-140-R. Used with permission (licence)

SCRAN

SCRAN “hosts over 490,000 amazing, fully-captioned images, sounds and videos from over 300 museums, galleries, and archives including the V&A, National Galleries of Scotland, Glasgow Museums and The Scotsman. Search the whole resource base for free using the search box at top right: subscribers can log-in and get full free access to all our materials […]

artefacts from Storytelling Kit (c) Archaeology Scotland

Storytelling Kit

Get hands on with history!

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Industrial Archaeology Kit (c) Archaeology Scotland

Industrial Archaeology Artefact Investigation Kit

Get hands on with history!

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