Kids in Museums takeover day 2012

National Slate Museum

People's Collection Wales

National Slate Museum

The People’s Collection Wales is a website full of fascinating photographs, sound recordings, documents, videos and stories about the history and heritage of wales and its people. Discover trails, collections and stories, or just search for a photo of your favourite place! Join the site and add your own history!

Llanharan Primary School Trail!


Read a Million Words in Wales Rap Songs

National Slate Museum
Some of the children putting their rap together with Martin Dawes
Some of the children putting their rap together with Martin Daws

These rap songs were created by children from Ysgol Maesincla, Caernarfon and Ysgol Bro Plennydd, Y Ffor who took part in rap workshops with musician Martin Dawes at the National Slate Museum recently. The project was part of a national scheme to “Read a million words in Wales” (RMWW) an exciting, fun campaign that sets a goal for primary school children, classes and schools to read a million words in a year through innovative interactive projects.

Spring Bulbs for Schools

Herbert Thompson School - last spring.

Plant bulbs in your school grounds to study climate change. Join this UK wide investigation and improve science and numeracy skills. All schools must apply by the end of July to take part in the following September. Free to all schools in Wales -spaces limited.

More information about the project

Places now full for 2017-18. Applications open in May to participate in 2018-19.

Dates: Sept - March


Science, Geography and ESD&GC.