In order for Year 6 to see the history of the earth represented visually, they made a timeline that spanned 5 billion years, represented by a toilet roll. It was brilliant fun. It helped us to understand how long humans have been on earth relative to life itself. This learning linked to our unit on evolution and inheritance, we have talked about the famous scientist featured on our £10 note.

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There are 400 sheets on every roll. 80 sheets represent 1 billion years. That was a lot of years to clean up for Henry!DSCN3851blog