Mungo Man and Mungo Lady Lesson

© History Skills
© History Skills

Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of the Mungo Lakes discoveries. They will develop an awareness of significance of the discovery of Mungo Lady and Mungo Man, and the process of their excavation. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading, research and watching 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: Readings

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

Lake Mungo Reading Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by reading the following web page:

Option 2: Internet research

Download a copy of the research worksheet and use the internet to complete the tables.

Lake Mungo Research.docx
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Option 3: Watch documentary

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

Mungo Man Viewing Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by watching the following video: 

Watch on YouTube

Test your learning

Extension activities

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