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.

Bringing History to Life Through Creative Teaching

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

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Archaeology Scotland’s sources for Advanced Higher History

Steffani Broadfoot volunteers for Archaeology Scotland while being on a gap year from university.  She became involved with Archaeology Scotland in high school. Here, Steffani talks us through Archaeology Scotland’s resources, which she used as primary evidence for her Advanced Higher History qualification. Her field was ‘Northern Britain: From the Iron Age to 1034’, one […]

Combine your Heritage Hero Award with one of Youth Scotland’s youth awards

Looking for added value for your group? Want to add formal recognition and accreditation to your Heritage Hero Award? Considering multiple award recognition? Read more about Combine your Heritage Hero Award with one of Youth Scotland’s youth awards

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Opportunities in Archaeology: Careers Advice

We’re always happy to help career starters! We get a lot of requests for careers advice, so we’ve created this blog post for people who are interested in  heritage – in particular archaeology –  and are unsure what a job might look like. This resource should provide a good insight into a variety of potential […]