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In terms 1 and 2, year 1 are learning about the life of Mary Anning and why she is famous.


Who was Mary Anning and why is she famous?


Every lesson year 1 will be investigating a key question and finding out more about the life of Mary Anning.


1. What do we mean by 'famous'?

2. Who was Mary Anning?

3. Why was Mary Anning called 'The greatest fossil hunter ever known?'

4. Why was life hard for Mary Anning?

5. Assessment task: Why should we remember Mary Anning?


Elm class investigating famous people from the past!

Apple class finding out what famous means and investigating who the famous people are. Who was born first? How do we know?