This Virtual School Visit will include a short talk in which your class will discover the field of archaeology and how it works in our modern times.
Explore key features of the profession, such as Geophysics, Excavation, Experimental Archaeology and the new and exciting advantages of Lidar. They will be also be shown a wide range of artefacts from many time periods and introduced to the key interpretation concepts of archeology. See first hand how archaeologists take pieces of evidence and use them to tell the stories of history.
Then it is their turn to take charge...
Students will have the opportunity to participate in a dynamic discussion led by the visiting archaeologist. Classes can pose their archaeological questions and discuss the answers, tailoring their discoveries to their individual interests.