Today in History you have been learning about chronology.
Below you will see a picture of a timeline which shows the different periods of our history. Underneath the timeline you will see lots of different artefacts each with a date.
Your challenge is to complete the three things below:
1. Look at each artefact and it's date and decide which period of history it comes from.
2. Answer this question: What do you think this artefact is showing?
3. Produce a timeline of British history using these artefacts.
How many of these artefacts did you manage to get right? Here is a list of what they are and which period of History they came from.
Exhibit A- Bronze Age Bracelet
Exhibit B- Roman Coin
Exhibit C- Iron Age Hill Fort
Exhibit D- Roman helmet
Exhibit E- Samuel Pepys Diary written during the Great Fire of London (in Stuart times)
Exhibit F- Anglo Saxon ornamental cross
Exhibit G- Bayeux Tapestry showing the death of King Alfred (Normans)
Exhibit H- Viking broche
Exhibit I- Stone Age tools
Exhibit J- Saxon Helmet
Exhibit K- Stonehenge- Stone Age/Bronze Age (it took a long time to build) monument.
Exhibit L- Celtic tribal shields