Downloads and Further Resources

Curriculum for Excellence

The table document on the right details links to the Curriculum for Excellence for each of the activities in the learning resource (click to open).

Learning Resource curriculum doc for teachers.pdf

Downloads and further resources

This section contains additional downloads and resource links for each activity under their activity name in the learning resource.

Rubbish Game

On the right you will find a PowerPoint presentation that can be used in a classroom for the rubbish game activity.

To use this PowerPoint presentation click on the link on the right and then download to show in PowerPoint. Alternatively you can just view it on the link and scroll down to change slides.

Below the PowerPoint presentation, a preparation guide is also provided for educators on how to set up the activity before undertaking the lesson.

Rubbish Game Powerpoint Presentation.pptx
Rubbish Game Preparation.pdf

Medieval Borders

There are some further resources on the Wars of Independence on the BBC Bitesize website. The links are provided to the right.

The top box links to learner guides and video clips aligned with Second Level for Upper Primary School.

The bottom box links to ones that are aligned with the Curriculum for Excellence at Third Level for Secondary School.

Monastic Literacy

For further information about Medieval Abbey Life, Historic Scotland have a handling box which is available for use during visits at Melrose Abbey (and a few other further afield sites) by booking directly with the Abbey. However, the accompanying PDF that explains whats in the handling box has some great information on Medieval Abbey Life which can be accessed for free on the web by clicking the image on the left.

What's that smell?

The document on the right is a printable version of the 'make your own pomander' activity from the What's That Smell page.