Technology resources

Software

Click here to download our software package for tabletop tools and apps (suitable for use with Windows digital tabletop and Windows touchscreen tablets). 

  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.

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 media

Video package for Enquiry 1 Great Fire of Newcastle and Gateshead

Video package for Enquiry 2 Ancient Mesopotamia

  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
  4. Play the videos (.mp4 video files). 

These videos were designed to be used with our free ROMtels software package. We encourage teachers to also use them as standalone materials. 

User guides

These user guides are available in English. They are being translated into French, Finnish, and Romanian as part of our project outputs - the translated user guides will be available to download soon.

Tools and Apps Guide (PDF)

Configuring ROMtels software (PDF)

Enquiry 1 overview (Great Fire of Newcastle and Gateshead) (PDF)

Enquiry 2 overview (Ancient Mesopotamia) (PDF)

Making dual language videos (PDF)

 

Media credits and attributions

Enq 1 media credits (Word doc)

Enq 2 media credits (Word doc)

 

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