Ancient History Curriculum: “Pre” History – Day 6

Thinking About History in New Ways

This is your opportunity to make a character and imagine how they may have lived. Write a story about them. Look up additional information you may need to reference in your story.

Fill out the Avatar Worksheet.

Using this worksheet, write a story about a day in the life of the character you created. Alternatively, do the games worksheet found below (Avatar Worksheet still required).


Test your knowledge about prehistory by taking the quiz.


Play with different games and consider their accuracy and what you can learn from them.

Archeology Jeopardy

Early Humans Rags to Riches

Early Humans Hangman

Jo Wilder and the Capitol Case

Could You Survive the Stone Age?

Play one or more of the games above and answer the questions as an alternative to writing a creative story about your avatar.

  1. Which game(s) did you play?
  2. What did you learn from these games?
  3. What game would you suggest someone else play if they wanted a fun way to learn about history and what would you tell them that the game can teach them?


Continue on your project and other materials that haven’t been completed yet.

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