Farming through the centuries

HE_Packs_FarmingProduced by Northamptonshire Archives, "Farming through the centuries" is an educational resource for Key Stage 2.

This comprehensive resource is packed with archive material and accompanying classroom activities.

What do contemporary illustrations tell us about medieval farming?

How can we use original doicuments to learn about farming in 17th century Northamptonshire?

What do photogrphs tell us about farming in the first half of the 20th century?

How can we use original documents to learn about changes in farming over the centuries?


Although all the source material is from Northamptonshire, this pack offers ideas and information for anyone wishing to use original documents in their teaching.

Details are available at  www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/en/councilservices/community/archives/pages/talkstoursandeducation.aspx