Lucy, Forty Years Later introduces students to the famous archaeological find through a newspaper article that is reporting on its 40th anniversary. Students will learn how Lucy was discovered and why she changed our understanding of human prehistory.
This is just one of six passages included in Prehistory: the Story of the First Humans. Not only do all six passages include comprehension questions and an answer sheet, but they are also differentiated at three different levels of difficulty to accommodate the needs of all the learners in your class! By purchasing, you’ll be supporting me in creating more awesome social studies resources.
The passage has ten standards-aligned questions that will ask students to demonstrate their comprehension, think critically, and analyze sources. It is the first of a 6-part series on prehistory/early humans: