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Excavating and Mapping Under WaterAdd to list Details
In this archaeology activity, learners consider ways in which excavating an underwater site is different from excavating a terrestrial site.
Kelsey: Clues of the Dig Site MapAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners explore dinosaur fossils and a dig site. Learners work in groups to analyze a dig site map and match bones to a skeletal drawing of Kelsey (a Triceratops).
Do Your Own DigAdd to list Details
In this outdoor archaeology activity, learners use mathematical skills and scientific inquiry to generate and process information from their own excavation site.
Buried BonesAdd to list Details
In this activity, pairs of learners will create two make-believe dig sites by burying chicken bones in plaster of Paris--a powder that hardens when wet.
Looking Back Through TimeAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners create their own archaeological profiles.
Classroom Dinosaur DigAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners participate in a simulated dig to discover fossilized dinosaur bones. Learners take notes, make a map and propose theories about dinosaurs.
Shoebox Dinosaur Dig Site
In this activity, (on page 6 of the PDF under SciGirls Activity: Dinosaurs) learners participate in a hands-on fossil excavation.
Treasures in the RoughAdd to list Details
In this archaeology activity, learners make observations and conduct an experiment to demonstrate the effect saltwater has on artifacts.