A fantastic resource aimed at stimulating historical research by engaging them through the power of practical archaeology and real objects.
Here's how to create your own archaeological dig!
Bury the artefacts in a pre-determined spot
Sift out the soil with a sieve
Brush away the dirt from the artefacts
Put all the items in a container
Note down the findings, not loads of details, just item, date found, where found and size
Includes Thimble and Spoon, Strigil, 11 Roman Coins, five Knucklebones, Oil Lamp, Chatelaine set, Moratorium pieces, Tile pieces, Roman Torc, Wax Tablet and Styli, Artefact cards, Archaeology CD and handy storage box.
30 Jul 2015
"As far as I know the items are all correct but as it came after the end of term, the actual teacher hasn't been able to check contents. I left a message with your c.s. lady who was very helpful."
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