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Archaeologists study the past. They look at the remains that people leave behind in the ground to discover how they lived. An archaeologist working at Bamburgh Castle in Northumberland talks about his work and explains what he does.
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4 May 2007

Classroom Ideas

Set up sand trays in the classroom with different items buried. The class could use trowels and paint brushes to excavate their site and write a description of what they have found and what evidence it provides.