CPD Modules for Archivists

CPD Modules for Archivists

The Scottish Curriculum for Excellence sets out the learning strategies and outcomes for children aged 3-14 at state schools across Scotland. Our brief guides explain how the curriculum works, decode the jargon and help you align your education and outreach work with schools in Scotland.

SCA Education Coaching Programme

SCA Education Coaching Programme

SCA’s Education Coaching programme offers focussed one-to-one practical support to Scottish archive services for developing and improving their education and outreach work.

Brief Guide to the Scottish Curriculum

Brief Guide to the Scottish Curriculum

The Scottish Curriculum for Excellence sets out the learning strategies and outcomes for children aged 3-14 at state schools across Scotland. Our brief guides explain how the curriculum works, decode the jargon and help you align your education and outreach work with schools in Scotland.

Amy Laws Project

Amy Laws Project

The Amy Laws Letters project was a collaboration between Aberdeen University Special Collections and St Peter’s RC Primary school with P6 students in one class. The students worked with education staff from Aberdeen University Special Collections to explore a collection of 19th century letters from missionary parents in Africa to …

Written in the Landscape

Written in the Landscape

Written In The Landscape was a research and community education project focussed on records held by Argyll Papers and Argyll Council. Part of this wide-ranging project was the devising of drama workshops for local schools around Campbeltown, based on records of reported mermaid sightings and other fantastical events. The local …

Secondary School Art Project

Secondary School Art Project

(Participants – Glasgow City Archives: Dr Irene O’Brien, Senior Archivist, St Mungo’s Academy, Glasgow: Frank Sheridan, Principal Teacher of Art and Design and S3 students, Scottish Council on Archives: Lesley Dunlop, Education Consultant) The unit for S3 was devised by Frank Sheridan the Principal Teacher of Art and Design at …

Oh What a Creative War

Oh What a Creative War

This download includes: Oh What a Creative War SCA Workshop ppt Bringing It Home Project Overview Bringing It Home Student Booklet Bringing It Home Teacher’s Booklet Activities Descriptions for freeze frames Letters from Soldiers Bring it Home illustration Still Images Download all

Jedburgh Anna

Jedburgh Anna

The Heritage Hub in Hawick created this primary schools resource based on the ‘Anna Case’, a fascinating dispute over a piece of common ground that took place in Jedburgh in 1846. The Anna Case resource is an opportunity for pupils to develop a variety of skills and knowledge using unique …

James Maxton Project

James Maxton Project

This download includes: James Maxton Education Resource Unit 1 James Maxton Education Resource Unit 2 James Maxton Education Resource Unit 3 James Maxton Education Resource Unit 4 James Maxton Education Resource Unit 5 James Maxton Education Resource Unit 6 James Maxton Education Resource Unit 7 James Maxton Education Resource Unit …