Type
Word Search
Description

digsite
toothbrush
grid
screener
trowel
ruins
region
geography
climate
civilization
fossil
prehistory
artifact
source
secondary
primary
excavation
archaeology

Vocabulary 1.1 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

resources
region
environment
climate
landforms
geography
archaeology
artifacts
culture
fossil
history
primary source
secondary source

The Archaeologist Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Place where archaeologists dig Site
When sites are checked for artefacts before destruction rescue archaeology
Archaeologists draw this of a site Map
Tool used to excavate a site Trowel
How the archaeologist divides up the site grid
Way of dating items made from wood dendrochrynology
Man made object from the past Artefact
Where artefacts are stored Museum
Dating objects based on how deep they are buried in soil Stratigraphy
Photography from above Aerial photography
Machine used for removing top layer of soil Digger
Method of dating based on measuring carbon level Carbondating

Texas History Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

adobe
aquifer
arid
artifact
basins
bias
canal
century
chronology
citizen
climate
conquistador
council
decade
diversity
drought
elevation
environment
eras
escarpment
executive
federalism
friar
immigrate
judicial
landform
legislative
location
matrilineal
mestizo
middlemen
mission
navigate
patrilineal
plagiarism
plain
plateau
presidio
primary
privateer
province
relative
republic
rural
secondary
source
sovereignty
stockade
tepees
urban
viceroy

Archaeology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

test pit
survey
site
ruins
midden
grid
fragments
excavate
erosion
documents
dig
culture
context
chronology
cermaics
artifact
archaeology
Anthropologist

Early Man Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Fertile Crescent
Israel
Syria
England
Turkey
Anatolia
Excavated
Nomad
Migration
Hunter Gatherers
Agriculture
Clans
Domestication
Aleppo
Archaeologist
Archaeology
Artifact
Carbon dating
Catalhoyuk
Fire
Fossil
Hominid
Homo sapiens
Jericho
Neolithic Era
Oral Language
Paleolithic Era
Pottery
Prehistory
Sedentary
Settlement
Stone
Stonehenge
Strata
Tools
Weaving

Archaeology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The scientific study of past human cultures by analyzing things people have left behind. archaeology
Scientists who study past human cultures by analyzing what people have left behind. archaeologist
An object made and used by people who lived long ago; the objects(items) show a certain time period and culture of the people who used them. artifact
A set of learned beliefs, values, and behaviors that show a way of life shared by members of a society. culture
The systematic digging and recording of a site; also known as a "dig". excavation
A small excavation unit dug to test the ground to look for other interesting buried artifacts. testpit
A general term for stone points that were crafted into darts, spears, or arrows; often erroneously termed "arrowheads". projectilepoints
Many layers or levels of earth in an archaeological site strata
The layering of deposits in archaeological sites. Cultural remains become buried over time, forming strata or layers. stratigraphy
Network of uniformly spaced squares that divides a site into units; used to measure and record items found during an excavation or "dig". grid
Place where people once lived and objects remain or artifacts were left behind. site
An area used for garbage or trash disposal. midden
The process of making a sharp blade by knocking off flakes around the edges of one rock by using another rock. knapping
A small tool used for digging and excavating with the purpose of scraping off only the tiniest layer of dirt at a time. trowel
Method of shaking the collected dirt through a screen to find tiny artifacts or midden. screening
Permanent places within a site like artifacts, these places are something made by people, but is also a place, such as roads, buildings, swimming pools, cemetaries, hearth, etc. feature

The Ancient World Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

bibliographical
societies
origin
investigate
relevant
compare
beliefs
evidence
Dreamtime
adapted
technology
Aboriginal
migrated
indigenous
archaeological
alphabetical
bibliography
reference
explain
develop
ancient
perspective
civilisation
hypothesis
ruin
inquiry
artefact
bias
secondary sources
primary sources
circa
prehistory
chronological
Era
Anno Domini
timeline
knowledge
countries
suitable
organised
heritage
historian

Investigating the Ancient Past Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Secondary source
Primary source
Hypothesis
Artefacts
Ancient history
Prehistory
CE
BCE
Time
Ages
Future
Heritage
Historian
History

Thinking Like a Historian Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a simple object from the past artifact
before accepting something as true checking the info found in other places corroboration
belivable credible
gathering info from sources, anylizing info, writing results historical process
making a logical guess based on info inference
beliefs regarding a topic opinions
the position in wich something is observed point of view
oversimplifing a group of people stereotype
one sided view bias
first hand acounts written at the time of the event primary source
written by someone who did not witness the events secondary source
able to be trusted reliable
stories or myths passed down through traditions without bieng written down oral tradition
before written history prehistory
recorded event of people history

Year 7 Humanities - Primary and Secondary Sources Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The study of the past History
A historical source which was created in the time investigated or a first hand eye witness account primary
A source which has been created after the time being investigated by people living at a later time. secondary
A written primary source diary
An Archaeological source is an object or a____________ that was made in the past artefact
An example of an archaeological artefact Tomb
A possible theory to explain what happened in the past hypothesis
BCE stands for Before the Common what? era
Anno Domini or 'In the Year of Our Lord' abbreviation AD
Before Christ abbreviation BC
An example of a secondary source - history ______book text
A primary source could be unreliable or b_______ . biased
Primary sources can be kept in organised collections of records called________ archives
Historians are like ____________________using clues to solve a jigsaw puzzle. detectives