How did people communicate in the past?

Methods of communications in the past
Language: English
Subject: Social Science > History
Age: 10 - 11


Year 5

How Did People Communicate in the Past?

1. List ways people communicated in the past:
Example: 1- Using sound





2. Smoke was widely used in the past by _____________ as signals to send news, signal danger or gather people.

3. ___________ were widely used in the past as animal messengers.

4. Pigeons were trained to carry ______ to and from a particular destination.

*5. Choose one way to communicate in the past and explain in your own words its difficulty. [3 bonus marks]

[One way] 1 mark

[Explain the trouble or disadvantage of using this way of communication] 2 marks