Unschooling Resources: Archaeology
"Explore the human cultural heritage through streaming media.
Travel through time and feel the thrill of discovery. Examine the wonderful diversity of the
human experience!" Wow - this truly is a find for budding archaeologists! Tons of short
videos about everything from Egypt to Greece to Turkey to the United States - and
much more! Just click on the "Videos" tab at the top to get started. Also
includes links to resources, archaeological news, and audio clips.
A long-running, bi-monthly magazine of archaeology. Lots of free content on the
website, such as Interactive
Digs, which includes Q&A's with the archaeologists, discussion boards, field
notes, and more. You can even help identify mystery objects!
Dig - The
archaeology magazine for kids
From the Dig website: "Dig magazine is
published by Cobblestone Publishing Company, a division of the Cricket Magazine Group, in
cooperation with the Archaeological Institute of America. Dig brings the excitement,
mystery, wonder, and fun of archaeology, paleontology, and earth sciences to children...."
Also, check out Ask Dr. Dig, where
Dr. Joyce Tyldesley, a well-known Egyptologist, will answer your archaeology-related questions,
and don't forget the fabulous links section!
National Park Service Archaeology Program
Online exhibits, resources, and information on how to join a dig! In some states, you can
even become a certified amateur archaeologist!
Hand tools and
brushes for the aspiring archaeologist!