Monthly Archives: August 2013

Word of the Day the Leakeys/ Donald Johanson/Jane Goodall

Word(s) of the Day  Directions Copy the WOD in your penzu journal.  For the Class Starter Question either COPY the questions or write your answers in a complete sentence.  Louis and Mary Leakey: anthropologists who in 1959 the discovered the … Continue reading

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WOD Archaeology/Indiana Jones video clip

  “Archaeology is the search for fact, not truth.” Indiana Jones (video Indiana Jones and the Adventure of Archaeology) Word(s) of the Day  Directions:  Copy the WOD and the bell ringer question. archaeology:  the study of past societies by studying what … Continue reading

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8/28 “Migrant Mother”/Primary Sources

The photograph that has become known as “Migrant Mother” is one of a series of photographs that Dorothea Lange made of Florence Owens Thompson and her children in February or March of 1936 in Nipomo, California. Lange was concluding a … Continue reading

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Stick Figure Biography

Brain-Thoughts (Philosophy); Eyes- Your Vision, Outlook, Goals; Mouth- a quote; Hands-activities, interests, achievements, etc.; Heart-feelings, emotions; and Feet- travels The Road Not Taken BY ROBERT FROST Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And … Continue reading

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DAY 1- Word of the Day Culture

Directions:  Copy the Word(s) of the Day. culture:  a way of life artifacts: man made objects such as tools, pottery, weapons, that are characteristic of an earlier time.  We use the term to especially describe objects found at an archaeological … Continue reading

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Virtual Tour Lascaux Cave Paintings

Cave contains more than 6,000 paintings and 1,500 engravings that are carved into the walls of the cave.  Most popular drawing is the horse, followed by the bison. Watch the youtube video Lascaux’s Prehistoric Cavepaintings. Then go the Lascaux website … Continue reading

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Pictures That Will Change The Way You Look At The World

What The United Kingdom Looks Like Over Texas the Population Sphere   9 Animated Maps That Will Change the Way You See the World  

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