Learning Resources

Our library of learning resources is growing rapidly, and we welcome new suggestions.

Example searches: Video Activity Global Citizenship

Are Endangered Species Worth Saving?

Today, many animals are in danger of becoming extinct because too many animals have been hunted or their homes have been destroyed.
Conservation Extinction SCN 2-02a Video
Easter Learning Activities

Easter Learning Activities

Download these Easter themed activity sheets and complete them.
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Global Citizenship Resource

Global Citizenship Resource

This revised learning resource is designed to inspire and support schools to study the life and legacy of Scotland’s famous missionary, Dr David Livingstone.
Activity Global Citizenship
Global Citizenship: Conservation

Global Citizenship: Conservation

David saw lots of new and wonderful animals in Africa was fascinated and watched them for hours. Explorer our range of resources around Conservation to learn more.
Activity EXA 2-13a Global Citizenship LIT 2-08a SCN 2-01a SCN 2-02a SDG 14 SDG 15 Topic
How To Make A Nature Journal So You Can Record Wildlife Like A Scientist

How To Make A Nature Journal So You Can Record Wildlife Like A Scientist

David Livingstone is famous because of the journals he wrote on his travels in Southern Africa. Why not try making your own journal?
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How To Make Your Own Mill Model from Recycled Materials

How To Make Your Own Mill Model from Recycled Materials

David Livingstone grew up in the tenement building where Blantyre Cotton Work’s workers lived. Make your own model of this building.
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Learn About and Make Your Own Quadrant

Learn About and Make Your Own Quadrant

Learn about a Quadrant and try out making your very own one.
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Make Your Own Origami Boat

Make Your Own Origami Boat

Volunteer Holly has created this fun learning resource, inspired by what she’s been learning about the travels of David Livingstone and his crew – make your own origami boat.
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Origami Lion Activity

Origami Lion Activity

Follow these instructions to make yourself a lion corner bookmark from origami. You can use it when you read more about wildlife and conservation!
Activity Conservation
Otterly Cute Activity

Otterly Cute Activity

Use our template to make your own cuddling parent and baby otter.
Activity Conservation
Try Making Your Own Snapping Crocodile!

Try Making Your Own Snapping Crocodile!

Did you know that we have a crocodile specimen in our collection?
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Weaving Activity

Weaving Activity

Try making your own mini loom and learn how to make your own woven masterpiece.
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