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324 resources with the concept archaeology

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"How to Think Like an Archaeologist" - Suggested Pre-Visit Activity For Historic Jamestown

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine how archaeologists use artifacts to explore other people and their cultures. They discuss types of artifacts, analyze receipts for clues, and discuss how what the items bought reflect about people.
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Working With Animals

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders study careers that involve animal care such as veterinarians, zookeepers and archeologists. They create a collage of animal drawings related to the careers.
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Discovering the Past Using the Future: Remote Sensing and the Lost City of Ubar

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students use a video, maps, worksheets and Internet research to explore the role that sensing played in locating Ubar - the lost city of Arabia.
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Our Link To The Past

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Learners explore how we are linked to the past and what that means. Inquires are made into the concept of history as the passage of time and changing seasons.
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Kincaid Shelter Stratigraphy

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders illustrate how archeologists use stratigraphy to help determine environmental changes in a specific area since the Pleistocene Era, and to point out that these changes have affected the animals living in that area.
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Tonto National Monument

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students describe how archaeology helped researchers explore the Salado culture of the Tonto Basin, including why they lived in cliff dwellings.
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Utah Archaeology

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Learners use Play-dough explore different types of fossils and examine how fossils are evidences of past life.
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Saving the Past for the Future

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students review web images to identify human impact on nature and site destruction.
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Oaxaca Archaeology

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students acquire an understanding that archaeology is a field of scientific study of the life and culture of ancient civilizations by excavation and study of cities and artifacts.
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UMNH: Thinking About The Past

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders use a personal item to explain and share the importance of their past. They also connect this importance with reasons why all human past is important.
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Lost and Found

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Pupils explore the historical and modern-day significance of archeological artifacts. They research other important archeological discoveries throughout history and write articles based on their research.
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Looking Back to 1980

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students use clustering/mind mapping techniques to generate ideas, graphically represent inferences, organize their conclusions and write a report that presents conclusions the writer has reached, and facts substantiating those conclusions.