With the help of this pack, we hope that you will be able to use your local burial ground as a place of discovery, exploring the wildlife and history woven deeply around their stones.
The Burial Ground Discovery Pack is free to download and use.
This sheet explains how burial grounds can be excellent places for education, learning and enjoyable activities. Nestled in the heart of communities, they can be used as outdoor classrooms, full of natural, local and social history.
Children love burial grounds. From the unusual markings on the graves to the wildlife around and about, there is plenty to see and do. We’ve included some of our children’s resources here in case you need a bit of inspiration for something to occupy them.
A printable Butterfly Spotter’s Guide to use at events or put on notice boards to encourage visitors to identify what they discover.
A printable Summer Flowers Spotter’s Guide to use at events or put on notice boards to encourage visitors to identify what they discover.