Play the role of archaeologist as you explore this pyramid model and the treasures buried within. After using hieroglyphics to decipher the secret to unlocking the pyramid, use tools and techniques similar to those of a real archaeologist to carefully excavate a sarcophagus and four canopic urns from the hardened sandy catacomb inside. Practice the best techniques for excavating an archaeological site, such as digging, troweling, screening, brushing, and record keeping. As you uncover the artifacts in the pyramid, you will learn about important aspects of archaeological science, including surveys, excavation, conservation, dating, and remote sensing. Learn how to create a gridded excavation site and a diorama.
Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and Up
Grade Level: 3rd Grade, 5th Grade, 4th Grade
Educational Focus: Science, Teaching Aid
Features: multiple levels of play
Number of Players: 1 Player
Includes: experiment guide, activity guide, instruction guide
Power Source: Manual
Material: paper, plastic
Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean with a Damp Cloth
Warranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty
Battery: no battery used:
Assembly Details: assembly required, no tools needed
To obtain a copy of the manufacturer’s warranty for this item, please call Target Guest Services at 1-800-591-3869.
- Online Item #: 15055494
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 087-02-0173