Recommended books for children.
Recommended books for children.
Archaeology for Kids: Uncovering the Mysteries of Our Past

Archaeology for Kids:
Uncovering the Mysteries of Our Past

This activity book features 25 projects such as making a surface survey of a site, building a screen for sifting dirt and debris at a dig, tracking soil age by color, and counting tree rings to date a find, teaches kids the techniques that unearthed Neanderthal caves, Tutankhamun's tomb, the city of Pompeii, and Tenochtitlan, capital of the Aztec empire. Kids will delight in fashioning a stone-age tool, playing a seriation game with old photographs of cars, "reading" objects excavated in their own backyards, and using patent numbers to date modern artifacts as they gain an overview of human history and the science that brings it back to life.

Year 3: Fossils
This topic takes an in-depth look into how fossils are made and the history of discovery. Learn all about an extraordinary woman named Mary Anning, who is regarded as one of the earliest experts on fossils in England. Your child will also create model fossils and create a cast fossil.

Year 3: Romans In Britain
Our Lower KS2 Romans In Britain topic takes an in depth look at life during these times. With four detailed videos, exclusive timeline cards and plenty of interesting activities for children, this topic will invigorate and delight.

Year 3: Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages
Our Year 3 Stone, Bronze & Iron Age topic takes an in depth look at life during these times. With two detailed timeline videos outlining the Stone Age and Bronze to Iron Age, viewers will have a far better understanding of these periods. Plus, with seven curriculum led activities that are well researched and tested, you can be sure this topic will be a great addition to your child's education.

Publisher: A. Cappella Books
Format: Paperback
Print length: 160 pages
Dimensions: 27.94 x 1.02 x 21.59 cm
Reading age: 10 - 13 years old
Publication date: 1 Oct. 2001
ISBN: 9781556523953

Richard Panchyk

Richard's many books cover a wide array of fascinating, colourful topics. Lavishly illustrated with breathtaking vintage and current photographs, his books take the reader on a visual adventure of hidden history through time and place, revealing everything from long-lost locales to modern mysteries. He has published 53 books for a total of more than 6,500 pages. His latest book is Queens Through Time, released in November 2022.

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