7th Grade -

Social Studies: Archaeology


Archaeology:  Clues from the Past How do we know about people who lived in ancient times? If people didn't leave behind any written records, how do we know what gods they worshiped, what food they ate, or what clothes they wore?  Students will create stationary, mint a coin, and examine maps and artifacts.
Digging for Answers Test your research skills with these games. You have the option of answering on your own or searching for the answer on the Smithsonian website.
Dirt Detective Become a junior archaeologist and discover what archaeologists do
Go Digging! Enjoy getting dirty digging up the past!  Your complete guide to archaeological excavations around the country.