Our new topic is...

 

Stone Age to the Iron Age

 

We will be kicking off our topic with a

STONE AGE SURVIVAL DAY

in school where we will go back in time learning about the history of the Stone Age. We will have a go at making our own shelters, hunting and gathering and making a fire! 

We will be looking at the book

STONE AGE BOY

as a focus text in English.

Stone Age Boy: Amazon.co.uk: Kitamura, Satoshi, Kitamura, Satoshi: Books

As Historians we will:

  • be able to understand the timeline of the Stone Age through to the Iron Age and understand the significance of these dated
  • be able to understand about life in the Stone Age (homes, food and tools)
  • be able to understand how life changed from the Stone Age to the Bronze Age (religion, technology and travel) 
  • be able to understand how life changed from the Bronze Age to the Iron Age (hill forts, farming, tribes and culture) 
  • look into the significance of historical sites such as Skara Brae and Stone Henge