Hey Kids! Here are some activities you can do at home. Just download and print each page (ask your parents for help if you need it). Then, have fun while you learn about Ancestral Puebloan life at Mesa Verde. And don't forget to try #6 to learn how you can help protect our national parks.
Illustration by Mary Lloyd
1. Times Have Changed - matching
2. Home Sweet Home - dot-to-dot
3. Food Find - word find
4. A-Mazing Migration - maze
5. Plain, Coiled, or Painted - draw
6. How Can I Help? - picture search
Did You Know?
In 1891, Swedish scientist Gustaf Nordenskiold studied, explored, and photographed many of Mesa Verde’s cliff dwellings. Considered by many to be the first true archeologist at Mesa Verde, his book, "The Cliff Dwellers of the Mesa Verde," was the first extensive record of its cliff dwellings.