fbpx
The School Trip Community White Logo



About.

Make your own Heraldic Shield.

Shield decorations can be found all over Scotland’s historic properties – pictured in stained glass windows and carved in stone.

The shape often forms part of a coat of arms, a design which represents a powerful person. These are called coats of arms because knights decorated the coats they wore on top of their armour with them, so you could tell who was who.

Use this free teaching resource from Historic Environment Scotland to cut out and design your own shield.

Key Information.

Suitable for: KS1, KS2

Subjects: Art & Design, Design & Technology, Drama, History

Topics: N/A

Tom Sanderson – The School Trip Community Headshot

Here to help.

I’m here to help you every step of the way.

About Historic Environment Scotland.

Matilda The Musical Logo

Tap into more than 5,000 years of Scotland’s story with free visits, events and learning resources and start #LearningWithHES.

More Free Teaching Resources.