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A full lesson for KS2 about Stonehenge, including a detailed lesson plan, Powerpoint and pupil resource sheets (including instructions to make a biscuit henge model).

Why are there so many mysteries about Stonehenge?
In this lesson pupils take a virtual tour of Stonehenge and suggest answers to some related questions that still puzzle historians today. Pupils will explore different theories about why Stonehenge was built and then they will construct their own models of Stonehenge using biscuits, clay or boxes.


  • To understand what Stonehenge looks like
  • To explore different theories about the building of Stonehenge

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

This is the sixth lesson in the popular KS2History Stone Age to Iron Age Unit for KS2..

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Stone Age Hunter-Gatherers (Lesson for KS2)
Stone Age Cave Art (Lesson for KS2)
Stone Age Artefacts & Evidence (Lesson for KS2)
Skara Brae (Lesson for KS2)
Bronze Age (Lesson for KS2)
Stone Age Boy Literacy Planning - 2 Weeks
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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4 years ago

Great resource thanks


5 years ago

Really fun and engaging idea! What is it with kids and loving all things pre-historic?

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