Museum artefacts can show us how ancient cultures used number, pattern and shape in order to make sense of the world around them.
Money and mathematics:
KS3, 4 & 5
Students explore the development of money in Roman Britain and its role in society around the world.
A teacher-led sesssion for secondary students which rotates through maths activities in the galleries.
A teacher-led sesssion for primary students which rotates through maths activities in the galleries.
KS3,4 & 5
In this teacher-led session students undertake a number of activities around the Museum based on the theme of money.
KS3,4 & 5
Students handle objects from the collection to develop an awareness of the role of money and an appreciation of its uses.
R & KS1
Use the Museum's African galleries to explore shape, pattern, colour and counting.
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