The Stone Age
Let's explore the Stone Age
This collection contains curriculum relevant videos, quizzes and games to help Years 5/6 and P6/7 History students with:
knowledge of everyday life in the Stone Age
a timeline of prehistoric Britain
These educational resources are hand-picked from BBC Bitesize, the wider BBC and educational partners.
Here you will find videos and activities about the Stone Age. Try them out, and then test your knowledge with a short quiz before exploring the rest of the collection.
Explore the interactive image below to find out what footprints, bones and tools can tell us about prehistoric people.
In the early Stone Age, people made simple hand-axes out of stones. They made hammers from bones or antlers and they sharpened sticks to use as hunting spears.
Watch the video to see how these were made.
Explore this interactive picture, and try the quiz below to see what you know about the Stone Age.
Highlights from BBC Bitesize and partners
The best guides and activities from BBC Bitesize, the rest of the BBC and our partners, all about the Stone Age. They contain text, videos and challenges to help you understand, practise and test your knowledge.