Tag Archives: History

Class AS & HG’s trip to Butser Ancient Farm

Well, the rain stayed away for most of the day and we had a brilliant trip to Butser Ancient Farm. The children took part in four main activities. Firstly, they had to run an archaeological dig and classify what they … Continue reading

Posted in Class AS, History, Trips | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Finding out about the Stone Age

This week Class AS began their history topic on the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age. To begin, we looked at one image (displayed below) and tried to make some deductions from this.   The children quickly made some … Continue reading

Posted in History | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Egyptian Mummification

Over the past two weeks Year 5 have been looking at burial rites for the Ancient Egyptians. We discussed mummification and sequenced the process. After that we created our own reports explaining the process. Some are available to download below. … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient Egyptians, History | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ancient Greek PowerPoints

Last term we finished off our Greek topic by creating Powerpoints on an aspect of Ancient Greek life. Although the topic was history the main focus was on making sure we could apply PowerPoint features successfully such as slide and … Continue reading

Posted in Class AS, History, ICT | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments