Historic Environment Scotland

18thMarch 2021

A Song in Stone – Exploring Scotland’s Neolithic Art


This interdisciplinary learning resource, for Level 3, has been produced by Forestry and Land Scotland in partnership with Historic Environment Scotland and Kilmartin Museum, and uses short personal features to explore both the practice of archaeology and archaeological careers. The illustrated booklet aims to put Scotland’s internationally significant ancient rock [...]

15thNovember 2018

Scotland’s Outdoor Play & Learning Coalition Position Statement


The statement asserts the health, wellbeing and educational benefits of playing and learning outdoors, and commits signatories to help widen access to natural spaces and to enriching urban spaces for children and families to play in.

1stAugust 2018

Historic Environment Scotland learning resources


Follow the link below to discover the wide range of resources available for teachers and group leaders, including background information, tour notes and preparatory activities, handling boxes, and Gaelic resources.

20thApril 2017

Scotland’s soils website


Scotland’s soils website provides you with information about soils in Scotland. Find a range of maps, links to downloadable data, plus background information on the soils found in Scotland, what they do, why they are important, the threats they face and what is being done to protect them.