Charles Darwin KS1 Assembly and Lesson

Download this engaging 23 slide PowerPoint for a KS1 assembly or lesson or both. Can be used on Darwin’s birthday February 12th or for starting a topic on famous scientists or explorers.

Find out about his fascinating life and achievements in a clear, visual and memorable way. Involve the students with the interactive questions and inspire them to become scientists.

Key teaching points covered:

  • Darwin’s beliefs
  • Darwin’s early life and careers
  • His big break at 22
  • Adventures around the world
  • Darwin’s theories and the public’s views
  • His characteristics for success
  • Impact on the world
  • Darwin’s family life
  • Celebrating Darwin

Lots of opportunities for discussion and higher level thinking. All concepts explained clearly.

Give your pupils opportunities to respond to his amazing life with the 3 differentiated writing resources included.

Perfect for year 1 and year 2.

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Created: Feb 11, 2019

Updated: Mar 1, 2019


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