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Archaeology in the classroom

Wendy O"Brien

Archaeology in the classroom

a resource guide for teachers and parents

by Wendy O"Brien

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Published by Archaeological Institute of America in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Archaeology -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Directories.,
    • Archaeology -- Audio-visual aids -- Catalogs.,
    • Archaeology -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 71-77).

      Statementcompiled and edited by Wendy O"Brien and Tracey Cullen.
      ContributionsCullen, Tracey, 1950-, Archaeological Institute of America.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCC95 .O27 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination108 p. ;
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL536014M
      ISBN 100787218758
      LC Control Number96113869

      California Archaeology in the Classroom Lesson Plans and Resources for Archaeologists Giving a Presentation The lesson plan below is designed to provide a trained archaeologist with a starting point to go into a classroom, scouting group, or retirement community and talk about archaeology. Archaeology involves understanding the context in the soil and the ground in which the artifact is discovered, which, properly studied, helps us understand the artifact. Layers in a dig box are created by using sand, mulch, peat moss, or kitty litter.

      This book is now available online. Particularly of interest is "Chapter 4: Protecting Archeological Sites through Education". Public Education Committee brochures The Arkansas Archaeological Survey has posted Society for American Archaeology information sheets online. Archaeology is the study of the past by looking for the remains and artifacts (historical things) left by the people who lived long ago. Click to see the fact file or download our comprehensive worksheet pack to utilise within the classroom or home environment.

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