General Search Strategies
Some suggested keywords that can be used to search the library catalogue and the Internet – this is not an exhaustive list.
Some search keywords
- human migration
- prehistoric times
- combine these search terms with specific keywords e.g. shelter, timeline, artefacts, inventions
– topics include: Evolution of man, Caveman facts, Mystery of the human hobbit, The day we learned to think, Neanderthal. From BBC
Human migration map
– timeline of human evolution. From San Francisco University
– food, clothing and shelter in prehistoric times. From ushistory.org
Investigating the ancient past
Otzi the Iceman
– information on the history of the find, Circumstances of death, Iceman’s clothing and equipment, How did he live. From South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology
Who killed the iceman?
– archaeologists used a range of forensic methods to piece together a detailed picture of his life – and death. From Science News for Students
Online Encyclopedia and Internet Resources