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Our new topic is...The Stone Age to the Iron Age!

We will be exploring the question  -

THE STONEAGE, BRONZE AGE & IRON AGE: What’s it all about?

 

 

 

Read the new list of vocabulary and get someone to test you on the spelling and definition (meaning) of each word.

 

archaeologists

People who work out our history by looking at artefacts that have been found.

 

artefact

An object made by human beings, usually with historical or cultural interest.

 

Neolithic

Is the later part of the stone age and follows the Palaeolithic and Mesolithic age.

 

B.C.

Before Christ. A date like 250BC means 250 years before Christ was born.

 

Chronology

The ordering of events, for example the stone, bronze and iron age.

 

tribal

Groups of people who live together.

 
 

hunter-gatherers

People who mainly live by hunting, fishing and gathering wild fruit.

 
 

shelter

A house where stone age people would have lived.

 
 

civilization

A group that lived during a period of time long ago.

 

settlement

A place where there were several stone age shelters, like a small village.

 
 

prey

An animal that is hunted for its food.

READING for our new history TOPIC - make notes using bullet points about the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age.

Click on each slide to enlarge and read.

TOPIC - The Stone Age to the Iron Age!

Make a mind map of what you already know about this period in history.

Now write 3 questions you would like to explore as part of your learning.

For example - What were homes like in the Stone Age?

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