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The Rise of Humans


Our topic this term is ‘The Rise of Humans’, we are focusing on the time period from the Mesozoic era right up until the Iron Age. We are doing lots of exciting learning based on our topic as well as linking our class text ‘Stig of the Dump’ to our thematic learning. To support you child at home have a look at the curriculum outline which highlights the key aspects of the time eras we will be focusing on. The RoK homework project will be uploaded via Google Classroom, logins can be found in your child's home reading diaries.


BBC Bitesize have some great information on Prehistoric Britian if you would like to recap your childs learning with them.


There are lots of great books based on this time periods in history, I am sure the library has plenty, here is a few I would recommend borrowing: