Shropshire Council

Artefacts for schools

The School Library Service has a wide variety of themed artefacts available for hire to schools in the area covered by Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council. The following is a list of the artefacts currently available, at a charge of £20 for two weeks, unless otherwise stated.

History

  • Ancient Egypt 
  • Ancient Greeks
  • Ancient Romans
  • Anglo-Saxons
  • Aztecs
  • Fire of London
  • Florence Nightingale (£10 for 2 weeks)
  • Mayan
  • Stoneage
  • Toys now and then
  • Tudors
  • Tudor clothes ( £10 for 2 weeks)
  • Vikings
  • World War Two
  • WW2 air raid shelter

Multicultural

  • African
  • African musical instruments
  • Chembakolli
  • Chinese
  • Indian
  • Masks

Religious

  • Buddhism
  • Christianity
  • Christian signs and symbols
  • Festivals of Light
  • Hinduism
  • Islam
  • Judaism
  • Sikhism

Science

  • Full-size skeleton
  • Small skeleton (£7.50 for 2 weeks)
  • Teeth and Healthy Eating
  • Various body part models (no charge)

To find out about the items in each collection or to check availability, please contact us.