Technology resources

Software

T1 Click here to download our software package for tabletop tools and apps (suitable for use with Windows digital tabletop and Windows touchscreen tablets). This includes two configuration wizards: one to customise individual apps, and one to combine different apps and videos as a ROMtels enquiry.

  1. Click the link above to download a zip file
  2. Save the downloaded file
  3. Double click to extract the file to a directory on your computer
  4. In the directory, click the .exe shortcut of the app you wish to use. This will only run on Windows touchscreen devices. 
  5. To close an app, use Task Manager (Ctrl+Alt+Del). This is to prevent children 'accidentally' closing apps.

Software developed by Hollie Johnson. Configuration wizards developed by Dr Phil Heslop.

These tools and apps were designed to be used as part of ROMtels enquiries. We encourage teachers to also use them as standalone materials. 

 

Enquiry 1 media (Great Fire of Newcastle and Gateshead)

E1VW Enquiry 1 overview  (PDF)

E1VP Video package for Enquiry 1  (Zip file) These videos were designed to be used with our free ROMtels software package. We encourage teachers to also use them as standalone materials. 

E1AZ Apps media package (Zip file). These images are used to customise the apps in the ROMtels software package

 

  1. Click the link above to download a zip file
  2. Save the downloaded file
  3. Double click to extract the file to your computer 

Enquiry 2 media (Ancient Mesopotamia)

E2VW Enquiry 2 overview (PDF)

E2VP Video package for Enquiry 2 (Zip file) These videos were designed to be used with our free ROMtels software package. We encourage teachers to also use them as standalone materials. 

E2AZ Apps media package (Zip file). These images are used to customise the apps in the ROMtels software package

  1. Click the link above to download a zip file
  2. Save the downloaded file
  3. Double click to extract the file to your computer

 

User guides

‌T4 Tools and Apps Guide (T4 English) (T4 Finnish) (T4 Romanian) (French)

T5 English) (T5 Finnish) (T5 Romanian) (French)

T6 English) (T6 Finnish) (T6 Romanian) (French)

T7 How to change between enquiries)

T8 How to switch on and run an enquiry)

 

Media credits and attributions

E1MC Enq 1 media credits (Word doc)

E1AMC Enq 1 app images media credits (Word doc)

E2MC Enq 2 media credits (Word doc)

E2AMC Enq 2 app images media credits (Word doc)

 

Please note that further free resources are currently being tested and will be available to download soon.