For teachers

Teachers may wish to download the PDF below which contains learning activities designed to help pupils get the most out of this web feature. Activities have been mapped to the experiences and outcomes in:

  • English and Literacy: finding and using information, understanding, analysing and evaluating, talking and listening
    Activities PDF (498 KB; 13 pages).

All the women highlighted on these web pages have left enduring legacies for future generations of explorers and mountaineers to benefit and learn from.

Some of those legacies are tangible. Others offer learning opportunities through their written or filmed work which can be accessed through the National Library of Scotland's collections. Please see the further reading list for material held at the Library.