Calif. 4th-graders conduct archaeological dig at school

12/16/2013 | Camarillo Acorn (Calif.), The

A group of 24 fourth-graders at Camarillo Heights Elementary School in California took their shovels and explored a "dig" site at the school to work as archaeologists. They found broken pottery, animal bones and other artifacts, and tracked their findings and wrote descriptions. "It's a great experience for the kids to get outside and see that science is not all beakers and experiments," said Melinda Berge, a senior at California State University-Channel Islands who led the activity as part of her capstone graduation project.

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