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Bellwork – YOU DO NOT NEED A SMALL PIECE OF PAPER TODAY 1.Write your homework in your agenda 2.Have your plastic folder out and ready to use 3.Copy your word wall words in your plastic folder. 4.Please have out your history notebook (composition notebook)
Word Wall Words history culture archaeology archaeologist anthropologist geography geographer anthropology historian BCE CE prehistory primary source secondary source artifact fossil social scientists
Essential Question 1 #1: How do social scientists use clues to understand how people lived in the past?
Studying History Why and how we look at the past.
What is history? History – the study of the past Anything that has happened in the past is now history. Who studies the past? Social scientists – scholars who study human society. Examples – archaeologists, historians, geographers, anthropologists
Historians People who study and record human activity in the past How Why Problems Solutions Culture – knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of people
Tools of a historian Primary sources Diaries, interviews, photographs Secondary sources Textbooks, newspaper articles
Archaeologists People who study the past based on what people left behind. Explore the places where people once lived, worked, or fought. Find and examine artifacts
Geographers People who study the natural and human- made features of the Earth as well as the culture of the people of the Earth Help create maps Physical, historical, political, etc.
Anthropologists People who study human development and culture. How people grow and develop How culture is created
Why study history? Know self Know others Know world