Resource Packs to buy, contact the Tullie House shop on 01228 618702
Below are the following resource packs available:-
Strike a Light £3.95
This 42-page resource pack has been compiled especially for teachers doing a class topic on Light. It contains lots of information on the history of man-made light, ideas for classroom activities and plenty of primary source material with ideas of how to use it.
The Romans and Roman Carlisle –£3.95
Why did the Romans choose Carlisle as their main base on Hadrian's Wall? What were their reasons for building the Wall and why here? How were the local tribes affected? What legacy did the Romans leave behind? This resource pack has the answers. It also contains information about activities available at Tullie House Museum and ideas for classroom work.
Tudor Carlisle –£3.95
This resource pack has been produced by Tullie House Museum with Carlisle Cathedral, Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Castle and Cumbria Institute of the Arts (now University of Cumbria). It contains primary source material in the form of documents, maps and drawings and lots of information for teachers about what was happening in Carlisle in Tudor times, as well as information on the Tudor sites in Carlisle which you can visit.
Victorian Carlisle –£3.95
Carlisle was a major centre for the railways and textile industry. Why? What was it like living in Carlisle during the Victorian times? How did the Victorian family budget compare with today? Find out about the main industries in the city and how they treated their workers.
World War II –£6.00
This colourful and informative 180-page pack contains enough resources for a whole class project on World War 2. Thoroughly researched by a local teacher, the pack focuses on the Home Front and how people's lives were affected by the war. Although based on Carlisle, the themes covered are relevant to all areas. The pack also includes activities and pointers to useful websites, books and other resources.