YDMT'S Schools Out Officer has provided some family activities to help us all through the Covid-19 lock down. We have also developed a range of online learning videos to cover a range of Stories in Stone related themes.
Rotten fruit and veg
Making a trail
Flowering Plants Quiz
Green man activity
You might also want to look at some of these:
It's not just colouring in!
John provides step by step guidance on his technique in three videos, full information and the three instuctional videos are here.
Local provenance seed collecting, sowing and other propagation methods have all been successfully employed at Broadrake to improve an upland hay meadow. In this video, these different stages are outlined, including seed collection, sowing, potting on, cuttings, planting out and meadow management.
Join Rachel as she creates a botanical mobile using found materials, foraged plants and air-dry clay. In this video, Rachel will take you through the materials and equipment she uses with her technique for producing these unique, nature inspired mobiles.
David Johnson will provide a comprehensive overview of the key archaeology and history in the Stories in Stone area, focussing on Ingleborough.
This film, with Sarah Robinson, will offer an introduction to the different wildflowers and grasses that you may typically find in an upland hay meadow, tips on how to identify them and background about how meadows have developed over time.
Stories in Stone team member Hannah provides an introduction to British mammals, with a focus on those species found locally to the Stories in Stone area. The videos will also cover tracks and signs, and a focus on small mammals through owl pellet analysis.
Steph Dwyer, of Yorkshire Dales Guides, provides a comprehensive overview of the key wildflowers in the area and a guide to their identification.
Sarah Lister provides guidance on her process in discovering the secrets of our ancient graveyards and shares some of her own curious tales.