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, children will learn how early peoples used the materials available in their environment to meet their needs. By having students conduct a gathering of artifacts, students will gain insight into the possible ways of how early people were able to survive.
Author: 
Sandy Martinez
Grade Range: 
2-3
Duration: 
2-3 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Materials to Assist Teachers and English Language Learners: 
Standards
National Geography Standards: 
4: The physical and human characteristics of places
17: How to apply geography to interpret the past