Session resources and ideas
A collection of downloadable resources to help YAC Leaders plan their sessions. These resources have been made by YAC, our friends and relations, over many years.
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How did the Ancient Egyptians create a mummy? Create your own mummified orange in this activity.
How did people in the past make cords and string? Experiment with different materials to discover which materials are most effective.
Create your own panpipes.
Create your own carved Neolithic petrospheres from clay and papier mache.
How much can poo tell us about the past? Investigate the diets of different civilisations by excavating their poo.
How did people create pottery in prehistoric times? Create your own pottery while learning about ancient pottery making methods.
Carve your own prehistoric rock art masterpiece in this activity.
Create your own Roman bulla to carry lucky charms.
What did a Roman dinner look like? Recreate a Roman dining room and prepare some Roman dishes to enjoy.
What did the Romans write with? Create your own Roman ink then have a go at writing in Latin.
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