Students gain the experience of analyzing artifacts and relics and constructing a hypothetical scenario describing a pre-historic culture. Groups sort through a variety of items, and identify bones they find.
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Odyssey of the Mind Curriculum Activity: Digging for Clues
Make critical and creative thinkers out of your class, with an archeology-based project they'll love. They start the activity by first researching what archeologists do, then they generate a list of the qualities archeologists need to be...
4th - 6th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Archeology Lesson; Making Inferences
Learners discover what an archeologist is and make inferences about societies and cultures based on artifacts. In this archeology instructional activity, students complete an array of captivating activities, guessing about what an...
4th - 6th English Language Arts
Arlington Springs Man
Pigmy mammoths on the Channel Islands? Indeed. West of the West's Arlington Springs Man documents the history of the archeological digs on Santa Rosa Island and the discovery of human and mammoth bones that challenge the once popular...
9 mins 4th - 12th Social Studies & History