THE PROJECTS ARE BULLETED BELOW 

 

Handouts for Unit 1 Prehistory GEOGRAPHY NOTES  ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS
     
 

Just like the Early People of our time, you have to be a HUNTER and look for information about  your chosen topic as well as GATHER the details in order to make your project a success. You must choose one of the following tasks below.

 Each bullet is a different project.  There are links below to help you find information.  Do not forget to utilize the various resources in the classroom and the library!

 

 

PROJECTS FOR UNIT 1

            Old Stone Age vs. New Stone Age

            The Mammoth Hunt

            Various uses of tools

                        Old Stone Age vs. New Stone Age

                        Various Types of Man

                        Hunter vs. Gatherer

                        Ice Age

                        Timeline of important events during this period

 

RESEARCH DIRECTIONS

Use the hot list below for information (Recommended).  Make sure if you search on your own, it is from a reputable source like a University and/or a museum.  Take your time when you search, and remain focused on your topic, it is easy to lose track of your topic with so much material.  Maintain the focus on your goals from class.

FLINT ANDS STONES

EVOLUTION : This is a site by PBS which has resources and activities for students

HOT LIST OF MATERIAL

Africa: The Cradle of Civilization Be an Archaeologist  Mammouth Saga 
Becoming Human  Human Evolution: You Try It!  Mystery of the First Americans 
Welcome to Prehistory  Human Prehistory: An Exhibition National Geographic: In Search of Human Origins 
Be an Archaeologist  Lucy in the Earth Neanderthal Museum
Cave Paintings Evolution of Man Hominid Journey
Cro-Magnon Fossilized Footprints Human Evolution 
Hominid Species Timeline Homo-Erectus Overview of Human Origins
Homo-Erectus 1  People and Discoveries WALKING WITH CAVEMEN
BBC ARTICLE A CAVE IN AMERICA SMITHSONIAN