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Resources for teaching

Are you a teacher or student wanting to learn more about Scotland's nature? Are you looking for information, ideas and resources to support you? You'll find a wide range of useful material here.

We also have information on nature and landscapes in Gaelic and Gaelic resources for teaching external site .

Families at the Tentsmuir NNR. ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk

What's new

Find out about new projects and resources ideal for discovering more about Scotland's nature.

Puffin with beakful of sandeels  ©Lorne Gill/SNH For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.org.uk

Scotland's nature & SNH

Find information about all aspects of Scotland's wildlife and landscapes, including topics and case studies targeted to school needs.

Countryside rangers with a primary school children on a field trip to a park in Glasgow, Strathclyde and Ayrshire Area. ©Lorne Gill/SNH For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www

SNH Activities for your class

Meet our range of packs and activity guides, most of which are free and downloadable. Learn more about Scotland, in and out of the classroom.

Sharing Good Practice - Leading Edge event (Educating for Climate Change) Battleby March 2009. ©Lorne Gill/SNH For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.org.uk

Good Practice

Our Sharing Good Practice events for teachers and teacher educators are the ideal forum for exploring outdoor learning.

A pupil from Blackridge P.S. sketching at Blawhorn Moss NNR, Forth and Borders Area. ©Lorne Gill/SNH For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.org.uk

Taking Learning Outdoors

Experiencing nature first hand is enjoyable and will help you meet a range of learning outcomes across the curriculum for a wide range of pupil learning styles.

Leading Edge event (Educating for Climate Change) Battleby March 2009. ©Lorne Gill/SNH For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.org.uk

Other Support and Advice

We provide advice on other projects that may be useful, guidance on how to create education resource material and information on sources of funding.



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