Lesson 1: Hunters and Gatherers
___Prehistory__________: period of time before people developed systems of writing
How can we learn about people before there was anything written down?
_Archaeology_____________: __studying the past through artifacts___________________________________________
Examples of Artifacts:
-ashes from fire
__migrate___________: Human movement
How do Artifacts help us? ___teach us about the past____
Early People started in: __Africa_(only a theory)____
Then Divided in half: One group went: ____Europe_________________
Second group went: ____Asia__________________
___11,000______ years ago the earth was in an Ice Age
What does Ice Age mean? ______Ice covered the earth (glaciers)________
What happened when ___glaciers__ melted? __1. More water in the oceans and seas. 2. Good land for farming
Ice Age animals
-sabre tooth tiger
How did people get to North America?
**___Beringia_____________ or the ___Bering Strait
1. (look at the last slide on the Lesson 1 PowerPoint) Thank you.