Last updated: February 24, 2015
History Detective Scavenger Hunt at Tuzigoot National Monument
- Grade Level:
- Third Grade-Fifth Grade
- American Indian History and Culture
- 30 minutes
- Group Size:
- Up to 24 (4-8 breakout groups)
- in the park
- National/State Standards:
- Arizona State Standards:
Social Studies: 4th grade
Strand 1, Concept 2: PO 1.
Strand 1, Concept 2: PO 2.
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OverviewWhen you bring your students to Tuzigoot National Monument for a field trip, engage them on the main Pueblo trail with this guidebook. They'll be History Detectives as they are guided along the trail, learning about the prehistoric Sinagua who lived here 600 years ago.
This lesson plan is meant to be combined with the Trading to Survive lesson plan while on field trip at Tuzigoot.