The world is big, and you are curious about it!  

Browse fun activities, reading lists, videos and more here. Every month, we will feature a different topic. For September, we are exploring Archaeology!

Dig into Archaeology

Content
Videos!

What Is Archaeology?

Watch these short and informative videos from National Geographic (Nat Geo Kids) to understand what archaeology is all about:

 

Nat Geo Kids

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQlnTldJs0ZQjnw9HPXpeCF7m5afjcWPd

Archaeology Factivities with Miss Julia!

Learn, laugh, and get great archaeology-related activity ideas from Miss Julia!

Miss Julia Factivities Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WX5zUJn9TQY

Online Exploration and Trivia!

10 Famous Digs Around the World!

Check out this "padlet", or virtual bulletin board, with links to more information about 10 famous digs around the world!

Archaeology Padlet

https://padlet.com/BaLibrary/digsites

 

Test Your Trivia!

Play this fun Kahoot trivia game all about archaeology!

 

Kahoot Archaeology

https://create.kahoot.it/details/1ed812ef-1931-4f86-8dcd-a3c42e327da2

Odds & Ends: Jokes and More!

Archaeology Jokes!

These jokes will be pretty funny after learning all about archaeology!

https://www.heritagedaily.com/archaeology-jokes

Archaeology In Your Backyard

Who says your backyard can't be an archaeology site?

Rabbit Trails: Learn Even More!

Gems and Mining

Gems

Grump by Liesl Shurtliff https://tccl.bibliocommons.com/item/show/4030354063

Mining

The Unofficial Book of Mining in Minecraft by Eric J.Tower https://tccl.bibliocommons.com/item/show/4350848063

Paleontology (That Means Dinosaurs!)

Historical Archaeological Digs

Pompeii 

Jamestown—the 1607 colonization settlement

Egypt—King Tut

Ancient Civilizations

Greek

Roman

Anthropology