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Living in the Mesolithic
Video from BBC Hands on History website on living in the Mesolithic.
Watch this video on bbc.co.uk http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/handsonhistory/ancient-britain.shtml
Drawing of Mesolithic life
Link to a reconstruction drawing from Newcastle University of a scene showing life in the Mesolithic period.Visit the site http://research.ncl.ac.uk/howick/schools/mesolithic/
Changes in sea levels
Animation of changes in sea levels around Britain in the Mesolithic period.
Watch this video on YouTube.com http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WYZmFmgb7U
Britain’s first house
Video from University College Dublin on reconstructing Britain's first house.
Watch this video on YouTube.com http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2O22LMgS4V4
Michelle Paver, Wolf Brother, Orion Children’s Books, 2005Visit the site http://www.michellepaver.com/wolf-brother/
Outside the classroom
Here are some relevant museums and sites to visit.Visit the site
Visit a reconstructed Mesolithic house on the Maelmin Heritage Trail in NorthumberlandVisit the site http://research.ncl.ac.uk/howick/images/Maelmin.pdf
Footprints dating to the Mesolithic can be found around the coast of Britain. The Severn Estuary is just one place where they could be seen from the safety of the sea wall.Visit the site http://www.selrc.org.uk/health_and_safety_message.html
More Mesolithic sites
A list of Mesolithic sites in the UK from the Young Archaeologists Club.Visit the site http://www.yac-uk.org/timeline/mesolithic/sites
Source: britishmuseum.orgVisit the site http://www.britishmuseum.org/visiting/school_visits.aspx