Hunners o Scunners

Hunners o Scunners means a lot of horrors. And there are some real horrors in this exciting Scots activity.

Learn to create your own Scunner or Scots horror character. To inspire you, comic artist Anna Morozova has drawn six unbelievably ugsome frichtsome scary Scunners.

  How to create Hunners o Scunners

 Captain Nichtmare
 Cutty Sark
 The Reid Carline
 The Craw
 Mr Sleekit

  Six Scunners collection

  Template for Scunners drawings



Spooky Scots Halloween

Bogles! Warlocks! Carlines! Celebrate Halloween with some really spooky Scots words. This activity with examples and support materials will develop pupils’ Scots vocabulary and can provide an engaging colourful way of including the Scots language in Halloween festivities.

  Spooky Scots Halloween - Word file

  Spooky Scots Halloween - PdF file 

The Twal Days o Yule Tide 

Write a Christmas song in Scots for the festive season. Based on the traditional song The Twelve Days of Christmas, this activity challenges pupils to learn new Scots words and to use nouns, adjectives and verbs. Includes examples and support materials. 

  The Twal Days o Yule Tide - Word file

  The Twal Days o Yule Tide - Pdf file



Scots Languages Calendar

Create a language calendar using Scots and other modern languages from around the world. An engaging activity which gives pupils more confidence with Scots and helps them expand their awareness and knowledge of languages.

  Scots Languages Calendar - PowerPoint