From Stone Age to Iron Age

Investigate the changes in technology, culture and society between 900,000BCE and 43CE, incorporating active problem-solving, object handling and creative art. Challenge cards are available to support learning in the galleries.

Activities include:

  • Investigations in teams to learn about the transitions between the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age.
  • Evidence handling and discussion of tool uses and materials.
  • Matching activities to highlight the differences between Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages.
  • Understanding artistic forms of communication, through clay and cave painting.

Stone Age to Iron Age Workshop Summary