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.


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