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The  Stone Age - An Escape Room (Cave) Complete Unit Bundle

The Stone Age - An Escape Room (Cave) Complete Unit Bundle

Imagine all of your students actively engaged in a unit on The Stone Age with very little preparation on your part! Sound wonderful? It is!! This Stone Age activity includes five PowerPoint programs for five different groups on five different topics related to the Stone Age. Group A – Paleolithic migration, tools, fire, and language Group B – Paleolithic food, shelter, clothing, and Neanderthal vs. Cro Magnon Group C – Mesolithic fertile crescent, ice age, megafauna extinction, and cave paintings Group D – Neolithic farming, domestic animals, polished tools, weaving Group E – Neolithic villages, pottery, religion and ritual, and government The activities in each group are many and varied, allowing for creative research and development of the topic. The unit helps the students with the 4 C's of education; Critical Thinking, Communication, Creativity, and Collaboration. This is a cooperative effort. When one group finishes their four tasks, the students are encouraged to divide up and join other groups to help finish their tasks. Eventually, all groups will finish with the assistance of everyone in the classroom. As each group finishes, you’ll see that the teacher PowerPoint program allows you to click on the group and cover it with a rock. After everyone is done, your students will present their findings to the class. As each group presents, your PowerPoint program will allow you to make the rock disappear so you can keep track of which group has gone. Finally, the class discussion involves learning how the Stone Age people influenced modern people. Depending on the level of ability of your students, this unit can take anywhere between 4 days and two weeks. Materials needed: For every group: Access to a computer Pocket folder Labels for front of folder Crayons and pencils Printouts of challenges Additional materials for other groups include clay, pastels, chopsticks, yarn, a plastic needle, and cardboard - all easily obtainable supplies. Your students will work eagerly and cooperatively to complete this Escape Cave Quest so they can avoid the saber-toothed tiger! No additional preparation is required on your part!
renee2181
The Stone Age: The Amesbury Archer model newspaper report

The Stone Age: The Amesbury Archer model newspaper report

I wrote a newspaper report based on the Amesbury Archer to use with my Year 3 class as a history/English cross-curricular task as part of their Stone Age topic. There are elements of fact as well as fiction (mainly through quotes to show opinion) so you may wish to amend depending on how you want to use the resource. I have included a highlighted version to indicate the features of a news report as well as a none highlighted version. Hope no offence is taken by the quotes! The funny names were used to add an element of humour which got some laughs I must say!
Bswaile
The STone Age 5 LESSONS + resources

The STone Age 5 LESSONS + resources

This is a series of 5 lessons for the Stone Age topic. It starts with an understanding of what pre-historic means and moves on to understand that the Stone Age lasted for a very long time. That before visiting 3 individual lessons about the Old, Middle and New Stone Age. The lessons provide writing opportunities for the children (a letter & non-chron report) with templates provided also. If you would like to see any examples of children's work please contact me :)
lthomas1402
Advanced French Reading & Writing: Childéric I, Roi Des Francs (Livre Premier)

Advanced French Reading & Writing: Childéric I, Roi Des Francs (Livre Premier)

The story of the beloved Merovingian king Childéric I (440-481) was preserved by the druidic Bards of old France and is here retold in a flowing, pleasant style by Madame de Beaufort d’Hautpoul (1763-1837), a renowned woman of letters who was at the heart of Parisian literary society during the reign of Louis XVI. For educational purposes, this description of Childéric’s early years has been divided into two-page segments that are easy to read. Advanced French students are sure to enjoy this poetic and quick-paced historical tale. The language has been updated, though the original, distinctive style remains intact. Simple grammar review, translation, ‘résumé de texte’ and creative writing assignments follow each section alternately. Summary Childéric is the young and intrepid son of King Merovée and his beloved wife, Aboflède, around the year 430CE. Childéric lives happily with his loving parents and is beginning his education with druids, when he is tempted to join his father’s army in a battle against Attila the Hun. Despite being guarded by his king’s most valiant friend, Viomade, Childéric goes missing amidst the turmoil of the conflict. The faithful Viomade wishes to know what the boy’s fate truly was, and goes off with the king’s blessing in search of the young prince. Despite treachery by Draguta, a fellow follower of the king, Viomade finally finds Childéric, who has been cared for in the wilderness by an elderly Hun named Gelimer. Gelimer had lost his family and status, and was inspired to renounce his life as a warrior in order to devote his final years to raising the young boy he found on a battlefield. The old blind man loves Childéric devotedly and does not know that he is heir to a throne. After Gelimer’s death, Childéric returns to France with Viomade where a traitor is about to be crowned king. It was presumed, due to their lengthy absence, that Childéric and Viomade had been lost forever. Just in time, the young prince is reunited with his father and fulfills the hopes of all Francs as the rightful heir to the throne.
canadianwinter
Stone Age - True or False Quiz

Stone Age - True or False Quiz

Using Red/Green paddles or cards, this true or false quiz was designed for use after introducing students to Mesolithic and Neolithic Stone Age people. There are some fun questions and weird facts about the period to lighten the topic a little. This quiz should only take under 10 minutes but it can be a good starter at the beginning of the lesson or it could be used to sum up the topic before moving on to The Bronze Age. Horrible Histories Savage Stone Age book is where the information in this quiz was compiled from.
siobhanmbrennan
Narrative Writing Activity: 100 vocabulary words about the Stone Age

Narrative Writing Activity: 100 vocabulary words about the Stone Age

Are your students writing about the Stone Age? This map includes the 100 top Tier II words to describe the Stone Age (based on a data analysis by our Cambridge University experts to find the most statistically relevant words). The map will help students choose the perfect word for their bold stories about what it was like to live in the Stone Age. The words range from what people in the Stone Age were like, things people did in the stone age and what tools people used in the Stone Age. How to use? This map can be used as a handout to give to students while they are writing or as a poster to hang in your classroom. MrsWordsmith.com uses machine learning to identify 10,000 words in the English language that matter for academic success, with a team of Cambridge University AI experts. We are illustrating these 10,000 words with the award-winning artists behind Madagascar & Hotel Transylvania. SIGN UP at https://www.mrswordsmith.com/pages/educators for FREE Hollywood-Illustrated vocabulary resources. MORE ABOUT MRS WORDSMITH The world’s most effective way to learn vocabulary. Only 10,000 words matter for academic success. And we're illustrating all of them! From ages 7-17. HOW IT WORKS We teach you how to use words correctly, by learning words in context, through statistically relevant word pairs. For example word pairs (or collocations) for crave include: "crave coffee", "crave affection", "crave power". RECOMMENDED AND USED BY TOP SCHOOLS AND INSTITUTIONS ☆☆☆☆☆ “Effective” Professor Ted Briscoe, University of Cambridge ☆☆☆☆☆ “Relevant” Head of School Emma Madden, Fox Primary School ☆☆☆☆☆ “Inspirational” Deputy Head Hannah Verney, Westminster Under School CHILDREN LEARN BETTER VISUALLY Our hilariously illustrated words engage students and help them learn a richer, more descriptive vocabulary. They'll soon use blurted instead of said and staggered in place of walk. OUR MISSION Our mission is to connect every young person to the words they need to know, in the fastest and more unforgettable, so they can enjoy the journey and avoid cramming. CRAVE MORE HILARIOUSLY ILLUSTRATED RESOURCES? Visit https://www.mrswordsmith.com/pages/educators to sign-up for more FREE hilariously illustrated resources.
MrsWordsmith
KS1 & 2 Historical story planning template

KS1 & 2 Historical story planning template

KS1 & 2 Historical story planning template. A resource for pupils to use to plan their own historical story writing. Includes a bullet point reminder of the rules for writing historical stories and spaces for pupils to develop character description, setting and ideas for the structure of their story. Great to use following a History writing lesson or drama. Can also be used with most History topics : Norman Castles, Explorers, Travel, Halloween, Romans, Egypt, Saxon Britain etc.
newromantic
Autumn Celebrations - Halloween and Bonfire Night Multimedia Resource Pack

Autumn Celebrations - Halloween and Bonfire Night Multimedia Resource Pack

Two of my best selling multimedia resources for autumn. Lessons for teaching the history of Halloween and Bonfire Night. These are fun and engaging lessons that can be adapted to most levels and contain a mix of comic book style readers, videos and PDF worksheets and quizzes. Great value at 30% off the price of buying the two lessons individually. The Bonfire Night Lesson contains a video download, while the Halloween History movie is a YouTube video link. For more detailed explanations of each lesson please visit the individual sites of each by following the links below. Bonfire Night Halloween History
kibishipaul
An introduction to The Romans - Year 4

An introduction to The Romans - Year 4

4 days worth of work that introduces chn to The Romans. First lesson explores British History, chn sequence event in History on a timeline. The other days look at: The death of Julius Caesar (crime report) A day in the life of a Roman Soldier (diary) Life before the Romans invaded (letter from a 10year old at the time perspective)
Georginamc87
Prehistoric Britain assembly

Prehistoric Britain assembly

KS2 assembly written for a whole school assembly. 27 parts in total, although easy to adapt. Split into the following parts Archeoligists Paleolitic Mesolithic Neolitic Bronze Age Iron age Roman I split the children into small groups to allow then to practice together easily, we then combined at end making it less time consuming to practice. I have also included costume lists and signs - the rest of the resources can be found on Twinkl and YouTube
beckieb1984