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Education Worksheets

Below is a list of printable worksheets. Please feel free to photocopy the required amount for your group.

Irish Railway Collection
KS1, Years 3 & 4, Ages 6-8
A booklet which encourages children to look and touch as they walk around the Irish Railway collection.

Irish Railway Collection - KS2
Years 5-7,  Ages 8-11
A booklet which encourages children to look and touch as they walk around the Irish Railway collection.

X2 Flight Trail level 1
A science and technology based trail suitable for 10-11 year olds to accompany the X2 flight exhibition

X2 Flight Trail level 2
A science and technology based trail suitable for 12-14 year olds to accompany the X2 flight exhibition

The TITANICa exhibition, a self-led Object Trail
Follow this trail to find out more about some of the objects in the TITANICa exhibition. Suitable for ages 8 plus.

On the Move 
Years 5 - 8, Ages 8-12
A useful trail where the questions correspond to the numbers on the map and employ the children's observational and mapwork skills. It also helps them to become familiar with the site of the Folk Museum.

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Meet the Victorians
Years 6-8, Ages 9-12
A worksheet to accompany the 'Meet the Victorians' exhibition in the Folk Gallery of the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum.

On the Move (Advanced)   
Years 8 - 10,  Ages 11-14
A trail suitable for older students which requires them to visit the houses in the rural and urban areas, to look for and to think about the evidence relating to each of the houses and answer the questions.
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Energy Worksheet
Year 5, Ages 8-9
This booklet requires pre-visit work as well as encouraging children to look at and compare the types of energy used in the houses in the past.

Maths Trail
Year 6, 7 & 8, Ages 9-12
A numeracy booklet which encourages work in various concepts including calculation, estimation, measurement, spatial awareness and geometry.

Cooking at Cultra
Teachers' and Leaders' resource
A small collection of traditional recipes with guidelines and advice on how to carry out your own opwn-hearth coolery session at the Museum.

Life in Victorian times, Rural Housing
Year 7, Ages 10-12
The activities in this booklet will help to illustrate the central theme of 'the nature of life in the countryside in Victorian Times'. It is one of a series of activities which can be used as part of the KS2 History Study Unit. It includes pre-visit preparatory work and post visit follow up work:

Life in Victorian times, Urban Housing
Year 7, Ages 10-12
The activities in this booklet will help to illustrate the central theme of 'the nature of urban life in Victorian Times'. It is one of a series of activities which can be used as part of the KS2 History Study Unit. It includes pre-visit preparatory work and post visit follow up work:

Houses
Upper KS1, Year 4, Ages 7-8
This booklet encourages children to look at the materials used in the structure of the houses in the rural and urban areas of the museum and to compare them with their home today.

Homes in the Past 
KS1, Year 3, Ages 6-7
A series of activities and questions which can be used in various houses in the rural and urban areas of the museum.

Ideas for Victorian costume.
Why not come 'dressed for the part' when visiting the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum.  Here are some ideas to customise modern clothing and create a child's Victorian costume. (Groups are encouraged to dress up for the Victorian courtroom drama and the Victorian school lesson).

Notes for a Victorian school lesson KS1
A resource for teachers and leaders of KS1 pupils who wish to carry out a school lesson in one of the National Schools at the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum. It is advisable to book a school house in advance of your visit.

Notes for a Victorian school lesson KS2 Option 1
A resource for teachers and leaders of KS2 pupils who wish to carry out a school lesson in one of the National Schools at the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum. It is advisable to book a school house in advance of your visit.

Notes for a Victorian school lesson KS2 Option 2
A resource for teachers and leaders of KS1 pupils who wish to carry out a school lesson in one of the National Schools at the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum. It is advisable to book a school house in advance of your visit.