Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Early Humans Vocabulary

GLACIER
A glacier is a huge sheet of ice that moves slowly across earth’s surface.

FOSSIL
A fossil is the  imprint of a plant or animal from long ago.

HOMINID
A hominid is any modern or extinct species of human or ape.

EVOLUTION
Evolution is the development of a species over time.

PALEOLITHIC AGE
The Paleolithic Age, also known as the Old Stone Age, was a time when humans were hunter-gatherers and used stone tools.

NEOLITHIC AGE
The Neolithic Age, also known as the New Stone Age, was a time when humans invented farming, settled into villages, but still used stone tools.

HUNTER-GATHERER
A hunter-gatherer was any human that lived by hunting animals and gathering plants to eat.

NEANDERTHALS
Neanderthals were a species of human that died out about 30,000 years ago. They had thicker skulls and other small differences from modern humans.


Any just for fun--The Simpson's take on evolution...

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