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A FREE full lesson for KS2 introducing Stone Age cave art, including a detailed lesson plan, Powerpoint and pupil resource sheets. This lesson can also be found in the Stone Age to Iron Age Unit for KS2..

What was Stone Age cave art?
This lesson gives pupils the opportunity to examine pictures of cave art from the Stone Age. Pupils will identify common images in the cave paintings and consider what they tell us about life in the Stone Age. After learning about how Stone Age artists created their cave paintings, pupils will have the chance to get creative with their own versions of prehistoric cave art.


  • To explore the style of Stone Age cave art
  • To find out how cave paintings were created

The lesson plan includes differentiation ideas to adapt the activities for the needs of your class.

This is the third lesson in the popular Stone Age to Iron Age Unit for KS2..

This primary history resource was created by KS2History.com.

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Stone Age to Iron Age Planning Bundle for KS2

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Stone Age to Iron Age - 10 Lessons

Download our popular Stone Age to Iron Age lesson planning bundle containing 10 full lesson plans for KS2. This resources contains a bundle of history lessons that make up a complete unit covering the topic 'Changes in Britain from the Stone Age to the Iron Age'. Each file contains a detailed lesson plan, Powerpoint slides and pupil resource sheets. There are also there extra comprehension resources included. Lessons in this unit include: [Prehistory Timelines (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/stone-age-to-iron-age-prehistory-timelines-lesson-for-ks2-11013516) [Stone Age Hunter-Gatherers (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/stone-age-hunter-gatherers-lesson-for-ks2-12101955) [Stone Age Cave Art (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/stone-age-cave-art-lesson-for-ks2-11591141) [Stone Age Artefacts & Evidence (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/stone-age-artefacts-and-sources-of-evidence-lesson-for-ks2-11013558) [Skara Brae (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/skara-brae-lesson-for-ks2-11013564) [Stonehenge Mysteries (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/stonehenge-lesson-for-ks2-11420842) [Bronze Age (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/the-bronze-age-lesson-for-ks2-11013567) [Bronze Age Grave Goods (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/bronze-age-grave-goods-lesson-for-ks2-12102483) [Iron Age Hillforts (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/iron-age-hillforts-lesson-for-ks2-11264840) [Iron Age Art (Lesson for KS2)](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/iron-age-art-lesson-for-ks2-11264843) You may also like: [Stone Age Boy Literacy Planning - 2 Weeks](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/stone-age-boy-planning-11074450) [Stone Age to Iron Age Planning Bundle for KS2](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/stone-age-to-iron-age-planning-bundle-from-ks2history-11420861)




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audrey dean

2 years ago

This is great, thank you.


2 years ago

This is great - the children loved the introduction to the Stone Age history project.


2 years ago

Thank you for sharing


3 years ago

Cave paintings under desks is inspired! Great job.


3 years ago

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