Sticks, Stones, Sinews and Stuff: How Early People Used the Environment to Meet Basic Needs

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Legacy
ELL
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will discover that archaeologists cannot ask early people how they used the materials available in their environment to meet their needs. Therefore by duplicating some of these early artifacts, students will learn how early people were able to meet their needs.
Author: 
Sandy Martinez
Grade Range: 
2-3
Duration: 
2-4 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Materials to Assist Teachers and English Language Learners: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
5: Environment and Society
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
4: The physical and human characteristics of places