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Color and Discovery - A Journey through Central America's Past
Bilingual coloring book and activity guide that introduces young children to Central American ceramics.
Provider: Smithsonian Latino Center
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Grade(s): PreK–3
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Crossroads of Continents
Combines modern research in North Pacific anthropology and archeology with important objects from early collections. Development from end of last Ice Age to modern day. Includes interactive virtual tour.
Provider: National Museum of Natural History
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Grade(s): 4–8, General audience
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Dig It! Teacher Resources
This webpage includes links to activities that would complement a field trip to the Dig It! exhibition at the National Museum of Natural History. The exhibition gives the “straight dirt” on the world of soil.
Provider: National Museum of Natural History
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Grade(s): PreK–3, 4–8, 9–12
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Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History
Use this website to find the Smithsonian's collection of rare books in the fields of anthropology and natural science. Volumes published before 1840 comprise physical and cultural anthropology, ethnology, Native American linguistics, archeology, botany, zoological fields, paleontology, geology, and mineralogy. Includes links to searching Smithsonian Collections and Internet Resources.
Provider: Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Grade(s): 9–12
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Life of a Vertebrate Fossil
Follow paleontologists studies of each stage of the life of a vertebrate fossil. Sections on finding fossil bones, determining scientific value, ethics of collection, preparing fossils, and researching.
Provider: National Museum of Natural History
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Movement and Migration: The Gold Nugget That Launched the Gold Rush
Lessons examining the gold nugget that started the Gold Rush as a valuable source of information about westward expansion and manifest destiny. Includes an introduction to doing history with objects, three lesson plans focused on the Gold Rush experience, and annotated related to western history and the California Gold Rush.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 9–12
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Q?rius
Companion website of a new center for teens at Natural History. Includes videos of museums scientists at work, a database of images of fossils and artifacts, and such online activities as "Decoding Mars," "Reefs Unleased," and "Create Your Own Field Book."
Provider: National Museum of Natural History
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Smithsonian LVM Interactive
Media archive on Latino identity. Students explore art, culture, environmental science, and more. Includes 3D games, "augmented reality," and videos.
Provider: Smithsonian Latino Center
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12, General audience
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The Central American Ceramics Research Project
Website with 3D images of ancient Central American ceramics. Rotate objects 360 degrees and zoom into high resolution images to view details.
Provider: Smithsonian Latino Center
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12, General audience
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The Search for a Past: The Prehistory of the Indigenous Saami in Northern Coastal Sweden
Prehistory of the Nordic Saami. Uses a scientific model to show how a research team used archeological remains to investigate the early culture of the Saami.
Provider: National Museum of Natural History
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Grade(s): General audience
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