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
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.
Discover Hands-On Education
We aim to inspire curiosity and creativity, providing engaging and stimulating ideas whilst meeting the standards in the U.K. curriculum. Discover 24 topics with over 200 activities, activity sheets and videos.