TOPIC: Archeology Dig
GRADE LEVEL: Elementary
CREATORS: Areej Alnaraie, Margaret Burchi, Lisa Lewis, Laura Mann, Michelle Przybylo
As a result of this activity, students will be able to
The purpose of this activity is to provide students with the experience of analyzing artifacts and relics and constructing a hypothetical scenario describing a pre-historic culture.
Discuss with the class how they arrived at their conclusions about what they found on their dig.
Students will successfully be able to identify their bones. Each group will orally share findings with the rest of the class.
Currier, Richard, Search For the Past, Lerner Publication Comp, Minneapolis: 1974.
Freed, Stanley, Man From The Beginning, Creative Educational Society, Inc. Mankato: 1967.
Jackson, Donna, The Bone Detectives, University of Oaklahoma Press, Hong Kong: 1996.
Lewin, Roger, In the Age of Mankind, Smithsonian Institution, New York#58; 1988.
May, Julian, Going on a Dig, Hawthorn Books, New York: 1975.
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