- Who are these people? What is the relationship between them?
- Why are they dressed like this?
- Where do they live?
- When is this? (What period of time is this set in?)
- What are they doing? What are they cooking? Why are they cooking in this way?
- Who made the fire?
- What is the person in the background doing?
- Compare your life to the child’s in the picture. What’s similar and what’s different?
- Is this child happy?
- Further links:
- Explore ‘cavemen’ in literature, television and film: discuss any historical inaccuracies e.g. The Flinstones;
- Compare these characters with Stig of the Dump;
- Link to The Croods;
- Plot historical periods on a timeline – link to Stone Age to Iron Age.
Credit: Goro Fujita