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Ancient Egypt Potato Mummy Lab Activity
Ancient Egypt Potato Mummy Lab Activity by Miss Middle School Teacher This is a great lab to use in tandem with a lesson on ancient Egyptian mummification, as an introduction to the mummification process, or as an extension activity for students needing enrichment opportunities. The ancient Egyptia
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Excavating Remains: Fossil Lesson Plan
This lesson plan designed for 4th-5th grade has students taking the roles of archaeologists learning about the characteristic similarities and differences between birds of today and flying reptiles of the past. The students will witness a discrepant event of trying to figure out what the teacher's "
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Ancient Egyptian Mummy Project
Learn about mummies AND learn to make one yourself. Yes, we are going to mummify a CHICKEN! All information, instructions, and forms for documenting the project are included. This is a project that would be fun for EVERY age!
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Ancient Olympic Shoe Design
This is a STEM activity aimed at using the Engineering Design Process to design a shoe that would be comfortable for Olympians to wear during ancient Greek times. Included is a journal entry organizer, materials list, guiding questions for the design, possible extension activities, STEM connection s
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Mummify a Hot Dog
Great activity to include with a study of ancient civilizations. Students place "Frank" in Natron (baking soda and salt) and within weeks Frank is "mummified." Step by step directions with photos. Student worksheet to record observations. Math, Science, and Social Studies - all in one activity
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How old is it? Tree Aging!
History and Science teachers alike can use this activity to age trees. Not only do scientists use tree aging but also archeologists! You can use this activity to tie in historic events in the nation as well as aging historical ruins and finds. Not only does it teach students vocabulary it uses hands
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Apple Mummies
After studying about mummification and the substance used (natron), we conducted this experiment to see what modern day, household materials could be used to mummify something (an apple slice). My students had a blast!!
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Mummy STEM Project
This download will give you handouts to complete a Mummifying Apples STEM project. By mummifying apples. students will learn why the Ancient Egyptians chose to mummify the bodies and how they did it. Students will participate in groups to mummify apples in different ways. The apples will sit for abo
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All About the Egyptian Mummy - Science Lab, Writing, and a Design Challenge
The process of mummification is something kids are really interested in and this lab gives them the chance to see this process in just 14 days using easy to find and cheap materials. Students can also read all about mummification and write their own steps for the process. We add pictures in the bo
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Apple Mummification (cell membrane osmosis) Lab
I use this experiment to reinforce the scientific method while teaching about cell structure, specifically the cell membrane. This lab helps students understand and visually see how water can be made to move across a semi-permeable membrane. This is also part of an interdisciplinary unit on ancien
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Rock Art Artifacts (INCLUDED in Cave Paintings & Petroglyphs Museum Bundle)
Make your own plaster artifacts for students to "play" with in your classroom social studies or art center. Step-by-step directions walk you (or a parent volunteer) through the 10-30 minute process required to make each of the following artifacts: *plaster mortar and stone pestle (you supply t
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Early Humans Scavenger Hunt - Using The Smithsonian Institution
Both a following directions and a research project in one! First page gives step by step instructions on how to access the website, and what to do once there. The back provides a clear and easy to understand spreadsheet for students to record their research. Always a crowd-pleaser, and you can't go
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Archaeologist for a day activity
Fun activity that introduces students to how archaeologists figure out things about the past from found items and artifacts. Usually used with a unit on Ancient people and archaeology. Requires some minimal "prep work" that includes making 4-5 trash bags made of "artifacts". Once created these ba
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Create a Cloud
This little experiment is a GREAT addition to studies of monsoon seasons, rainy seasons and cloud formation.  Everything you need and step by step directions are included for students to create a cloud in a jar! Includes a summarization writing assignment for students to reflect on their experience
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Ancient India and Pakistan: Indus Valley Daily Life Webquest
This webquest allows students to learn about the civilizations of the Indus Valley using the great BBC BiteSize History series, which was designed for use in classrooms grade 4-8.This webquest works great as a way to integrate technology into the classroom. The site is advertisement free and includ
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Ancient Egyptian Mummies in Action!
What's the best way to learn about Ancient Egyptian civilizations and mummification? The best way to learn is by doing!! ***CCS are included. ~Mummify a Chicken Leg ~Decorate the Mummy ~Create a Sarcophagus ~Write about the significance of mummification This project includes a materials list, in
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Let's Make A Mummy Lab
This is a lab that has students creating mummies. Students use measurement skills to measure apple slices and chicken legs. They mummify these items and have a chance to view and observe the mummified apples in the lab. This is a fun lab that is a great addition to an interdisciplinary lesson you ca
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Archaeology Lab
In this social studies lab, students get to truly explore the field of archaeology!The teacher needs to provide a number of items buried in tubs of dirt or sand. Students use toothbrushes to uncover these items. They then "think like a historian" by analyzing the purpose and symbolic meaning of th
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