Archaeology for Kids
An archaeologist is a scientist. Archaeologists study man-made objects from the distant past to learn more about the development of various civilizations. Archaeologists are not interested in fossils, although they turn up quite a few while looking for artifacts.
What is the job of an archaeologist?
What is the difference between a fossil and an artifact?
How do archaeologists find sites to explore?
Do they need permission to dig?
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Ages - Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age - info & powerpoints
Investigate Real Life Artifacts
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Test Yourself: Interactive Online Quiz about Archaeology (with answers!)
Activities and Projects for Archaeology
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