Teachers and educators

Resources for parents and teachers

These are complete programmes of study for an extended piece of work lasting several weeks in a school setting which explore some of Dartmoor’s special qualities.

The programmes of study come with downloadable resources, links to websites and YouTube videos to make this a rich learning experience for upper Key Stage 2 or Key Stage 3 (possibly 4).

Mires, Peat and Bogs Study

Delve into the depths of Dartmoor's mires and bogs and discover what peat has to do with climate change.

Learn about bogs

Bronze Age Dartmoor

Explore the key changes that brought an end to the Stone Age in Britain, the dawn of bronze, and how our ancestors lived and died on Dartmoor.

Discover the Bronze Age

Exploring Biodiversity

Find out why biodiversity is so important. Looking at it first from a global perspective, followed by a study of Dartmoor-specific examples.

Learn about biodiversity