Resources

Click the links below to download our resources for home reading or for use in the classroom

Activity Trails

Story of Derry Exhibition Key Stage 2
Colmcille Activity Trail (Key Stage 2)
The Plantation Activity Trail (Key Stage 2)
The Siege Activity Trail (Key Stage 2)
Emigration and Industrialisation Activity Trail (Key Stage 2)
World War I & World War II Activity Trail (Key Stage 2)

Story of Derry Exhibition Key Stage 3
The Plantation Activity Trail (Key Stage 3)
The Siege Activity Trail (Key Stage 3)
Emigration and Industrialisation Activity Trail (Key Stage 3)
World War I & World War II Activity Trail (Key Stage 3)
The Troubles Activity Trail (Key Stage 3-4)

Armada Shipwreck – La Trinidad Valencera Exhibition
Armada Trail under 7
Armada Trail over 7
Key Stage 2 Armada Trail
Key Stage 3 Armada Trail
Key Stage 3 Armada Numeracy Trail

Education Packs

Foyle Discovery Project (Activity Sheets – Key Stage 1 & 2)
Foyle Discovery Project (Teachers Handbook – Key Stage 1 & 2)
Historical Events of the 20th Century (Key Stage 2 & 3)
Plantation of Ulster Introduction (Key Stage 2 & 3)
Plantation of Ulster Implementation (Key Stage 2 & 3)
Plantation of Ulster Individuals (Key Stage 2 & 3)
Plantation of Ulster – What did it look like (Key Stage 2 & 3)
Plantation of Ulster – Environment & Society (Key Stage 2 & 3)

Books

Derry ~ Londonderry The Ulster Covenant and the 1916 Proclamation (Booklet – Key Stage 3 Upwards)
From Home to Foreign Fields (World War I Booklet – Key Stage 3 Upwards)
Our Lives (World War II Booklet – Key Stage 3 upwards)
Our Lives Activity Sheets (Key Stage 3 upwards)
The Lost Settlement of Dunnalong (Archaeology of the Plantation Booklet)

Comics

Sir Cahir O’Doherty Rebellion of 1608 (Comic)
Sir Cahir O’Doherty Rebellion of 1608 (Questions)
The Founding of Derry (Comic)
The Found of Derry (Questions)
The Lunch Break (Comic)
The Lunch Break (Questions)
The Pursuit of Happiness (Comic)
The Pursuit of Happiness (Questions)
U-boats in Derry (Comic)
U-boats in Derry (Questions)

Learning Programme

Tower Museum Post Primary Learning Programme
Tower Museum Primary Learning Programme

Exhibition Guides

Top Ten Artefacts Tower Museum