Prehistory Lesson 1: Universe, History/Prehistory, Archaeology, Fossils

I think I will separate this topic into two – how the universe/earth formed and prehistory/archaeology.

Main Readings

Book Go-alongs

Universe/Big Bang/Earth/Space

Archaeology/Paleontology/Fossils

Movie/DVD


Sample Internet Links

Activities (will link to our blog posts as we do these)

Brain Pop Jr.

Field Trips around Boulder/Denver, CO

Colorado State Fossil (substitute yours)
Stegosaurus (learn why)

Vocabulary

  • Archaeology
  • Fossil
  • Extinct
  • History
  • Historian
  • Paleontologist
  • Archaeologist
  • Universe
  • Sediment

Our Prehistory Lesson 1 blog posts – includes our activities, thoughts, and daily progress (not linked yet, need to update)