Project Archaeology

Grade Range: 3-5
Resource Type(s): Reviewed Websites
Date Posted: 7/20/2012

Project Archaeology, a program of the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, uses archaeological inquiry to foster understanding of past and present cultures; improve social studies and science education; and enhance citizenship education to help preserve our archaeological legacy.  This site offers access to the program's teaching guide to the archaeological method and resources on examining shelter, with an emphasis on indigenous and colonial American structures. 

National Standards

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades K-4)

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)