Early Human Migrations Lesson

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Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of theories of early human migrations. They will develop an awareness of the 'Out of Africa' theory and the multiregional hypothesis. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading options, as well as the chance to engage in extension activities. This lesson includes a self-marking quiz for students to demonstrate their learning.

How would you like to learn?

Option 1: Reading


Step 1: Download a copy of the reading questions worksheet below:

Step 2: Answer the set questions by reading the following web page:


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Extension activities