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ERIC Number: ED401204
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Aug
Pages: 73
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Window on the Past, Threshold to the Future: Virginia Archaeology Month. Teacher's Guide.
Virginia State Dept. of Historic Resources, Richmond.
This teacher's guide provides materials and suggestions for including archaeology in the classroom as a way to develop interdisciplinary lessons and excite curiosity in students. Archaeology can be used to build knowledge and skills in a number of subject areas. The booklet is divided into the following sections: (1) Introduction; (2) "What is Archaeology?"; (3) "More than Meets the Eye"; (4) "Tracing the Foot Steps of an Archaeologist"; (5) Suggested Readings; (6) Resource Material; (7) Speakers Directory; and (8) Share Your Activity Ideas. Activities deal with archival research, survey, chronology, artifacts, observation and inference, and preservation. (EH)
Department of Historic Resources, 221 Governor Street, Richmond, VA 23219.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Historic Resources, Richmond.
Identifiers - Location: Virginia