Prehistory Experience

Target Audience:  Key Stage 2

Activity Overview:

Travel from being Neolithic Hunter Gatherers to Bronze Age Potters and Iron Age Farmers in this dynamic journey through a million years of Prehistory. The day starts with a demonstration of the evolution from Stone to Iron showing real metal ores. Your own Prehistory Leader will guide you around in small groups of around 15 children.

  • Neolithic Flints and Soap Knapping Arrow Heads
  • Wattle Fence Making and Explore the Bronze Age Roundhouse
  • Make Your Own Bronze Age Beaker Pot
  • Grind Grain on Iron Age Quern Stones and make Flat Bread
  • Trade and Barter

Trading has two parts:

Part 1: your class will swap real artefacts as they role play as characters and use numerical problem solving in the trading game to barter for a wide range of goods.
Part 2: your pupils will enjoy trading by swapping their pocket money for gold coins to trade for the more precious produce in the shop, with a wide range of heritage produce supporting local craftsmen.


“All activities were beneficial for extending the children’s learning and understanding” – Hannah Bygraves, Church End, May 2019

“The children loved that the leaders were talking as though from Prehistory” – Mrs Handley, St. Andrews, March 2019

“Good variety [of activities] and al very informative and enjoyable” – Kelly Scares, Aboyne Lodge, May 2019.

£20 / Student

Adult Helpers FREE
A full day of hands-on challenges from 10am until 2.30pm/3pm
Ratio of 1 adult helper to 8 Children

Outdoor Learning for active minds

Hands-on education



Superb day. Great fun. All practical work and experience really important for learning.

- B.Hyland

Teacher, Garden Fields

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