Section 3 - Tracing the Past
This section is about the processes of archeology: finding, excavating, analyzing, and interpreting prehistoric archeological data. The lessons in this section build on the basic concepts presented in Section 1 and 2. If taught as a whole, this section will give students a broad understanding of the archeological process, but the lessons are designed to be taught individually as well.
- Grade Levels:
- Third Grade-Eighth Grade
- American Indian History and Culture, Art, Geography, History, Science and Technology, Social Studies
- National/State Standards:
- Social Studies Skills & Methods, People in Societies, History, Scientific Inquiry, Geography, Historical & Cultural & Social Contexts