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    In this outdoor archaeology activity, learners use mathematical skills and scientific inquiry to generate and process information from their own excavation site. Learners use household materials to...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    The Chinese invented paper made from plants and cloth about 2,000 years ago. Learners follow a similar process to make paper from recycled paper. Once dry, learners can make something special with...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 8 - 14 4 to 24 hours
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    Coins are everyday objects which tell a lot about the people who use them. In this activity, learners create their own piece of history by drawing and creating a coin that symbolizes something...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, Christina Elson, an archaeologist from the American Museum of Natural History, guides learners as they investigate an "artifact" and record their observations in a field...

    free Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners map their world by drawing a plan of their bedroom. Use this activity to introduce learners to the work of archaeologists and how they create maps to better understand a...

    free Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    Learners create their own piece of history by decorating, shattering, and piecing together a flowerpot "artifact". Use this activity to introduce learners to archaeology and how...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 6 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    In this archaeology-related activity, learners build their own time capsule and choose a storage location and a date to reopen it. While constructing, learners are asked to consider how people in...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Ancient trash tells archaeologists a lot about the past. In this activity, learners take a close look inside their trash can and think about the clues it offers about their lives. Learners separate...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes