Archaeology:	Cool Women Who Dig

Archaeology: Cool Women Who Dig

Archaeologists look for clues from the past to learn about people who lived long ago! In Archaeology: Cool Women Who Dig, children ages 9 through 12 study this amazing field and meet three dynamic women who are working in archaeology around the world.

  • Introduces readers to real women who are making strides in the field of archaeology, making career goals feel obtainable.
  • Incorporates history, science, and geography.
  • Educators have observed that interest in science and math tends to dissipate in girls between the ages of 7 and 10 and have cited the value of a role model to a female student’s continued interest in STEM subjects.

Price (suggested retail)

  • Softcover, $9.95
  • Hardcover, $19.95
  • eBook, $6.99

Grade Level 4–6

Ages 9–12

GRL T

Subjects

  • Earth/Space Science

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Archaeologists look for clues from the past to learn about people who lived long ago! In Archaeology: Cool Women Who Dig, children ages 9 through 12 study this amazing field and meet three dynamic women who are working in archaeology around the world.

  • Introduces readers to real women who are making strides in the field of archaeology, making career goals feel obtainable.
  • Incorporates history, science, and geography.
  • Educators have observed that interest in science and math tends to dissipate in girls between the ages of 7 and 10 and have cited the value of a role model to a female student’s continued interest in STEM subjects.

Praise for other titles by Anita Yasuda:

Explore Native American Cultures!
School Library Journal
“. . . A wide range of ages will be able to take something away from this entertaining and useful title.”

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National Science Teachers Association
“Does your approach to teaching natural resources consist of talking to students, showing a video, and maybe inviting a guest speaker? If you are ready for something more engaging, Explore Natural Resources! With 25 Great Projects is a required science resource . . . The greatest strength of this book may be that it is visually appealing. Every page is attractive and comprised of pictures, vocabulary, and text that will not only inform but entertain the eye. Teachers should consider teaching one chapter per week, which will allow them to have enough time to supervise the elementary aged students. This is the perfect activity book to instruct and demonstrate the immediate interconnectedness humans have with natural resources and the world.”

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2012 Gold Moonbeam Award

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Grade Level: 4–6
Ages: 9–12
GRL: T
Subjects: Earth/Space Science,
Specs: 5.75 x 9 , 4-color interior , 112 pages,
Includes: Table of Contents, Timeline, Glossary, Resources, Index,

Reviews

Praise for other titles by Anita Yasuda:

Explore Native American Cultures!
School Library Journal
“. . . A wide range of ages will be able to take something away from this entertaining and useful title.”

Explore Natural Resources!
National Science Teachers Association
“Does your approach to teaching natural resources consist of talking to students, showing a video, and maybe inviting a guest speaker? If you are ready for something more engaging, Explore Natural Resources! With 25 Great Projects is a required science resource . . . The greatest strength of this book may be that it is visually appealing. Every page is attractive and comprised of pictures, vocabulary, and text that will not only inform but entertain the eye. Teachers should consider teaching one chapter per week, which will allow them to have enough time to supervise the elementary aged students. This is the perfect activity book to instruct and demonstrate the immediate interconnectedness humans have with natural resources and the world.”

Explore the Wild West!
2012 Gold Moonbeam Award

School Library Journal
“Entertaining and informative. This is a useful and engaging introductory overview of the Wild West.”


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