Early Humans: Complete Unit with Handouts and Activities
SUBJECT: Social Studies, Ancient Civilizations, Early Humans
LEVEL: Upper Elementary, Middle School
This 61 page package provides students with everything they need to complete a unit on Early Humans. A complete unit – just print and teach!!!
All activities are classroom tested and include creative handouts, information sheets, detailed instructions, templates, and answer keys!
This creative and engaging package includes the following:
Early Human Vocabulary List: Two pages of vocabulary words relating to archeology and early humans.
Vocabulary Activities: Several different vocabulary activities are included, to go along with the vocabulary word lists. These include two different graphic organizers, and a cut and paste “vocabulary match up” activity.
Vocabulary Quiz: A matching quiz on the included vocabulary words
Early Humans KWL: A Know-Wonder-Learn graphic organizer on Early Humans
Early Humans Information Sheets and Activities: A page of reading on Australopithecus, Homo Habilis, Homo Erectus, Neanderthal Man, Cro-Magnon Man, and Homo Sapiens are included. A graphic organizer and foldable to go along with each reading sheet are also included.
Early Human Paragraphs and Illustration Booklets: Students use these sheets to illustrate and write about each of the Early Humans they have learned about. Students can use information they have previously gathered on their Early Humans Foldables and Graphic Organizers to help them with this activity. When done, students can staple the completed sheets together with the included title page template to make a booklet of information on Early Humans. All materials are included.
Early Human Trading Cards: Students use the included information and templates to create a set of Early Humans trading cards. Each card included an image and important information about each type of Early Human. All materials needed to create these cards are included.
Early Humans Compare and Contrast: A Venn Diagram for students to compare and contrast the different types of Early Humans
Early Humans: Visualize, Draw, and Reflect: A graphic organizer for students to practice their visualizing skills.
Early Humans: Making Clear Connections: a graphic organizer for students to practice making connections to text
Early Humans: Three Stages of Questioning: a graphic organizer for students to practice their questioning skills
Lascaux Caves Information and Activities: A page of reading on the Lascaux Caves is included. Also included are a set of comprehension questions relating to it (with answer key), and a foldable activity.
Cave Art Creation Activity: All materials needed for students to create their own cave art using home made natural paintbrushes! Full instructions, teaching tips, student drafting sheets, material list, and several student examples are included!