Teaching overview

Learning points

  • Archaeologists in Norway have uncovered ancient tools used by reindeer hunters thousands of years ago.
  • A miniature rocket carrying a tiny satellite has been launched into space from Japan.
  • An orca at a marine park has been taught to make the sounds of human words through the blowhole on the top of her head.

Curriculum keywords

  • Archaeology
  • Space
  • Animals

Spark a discussion

  • How did archaeologists in Norway discover hunting tools from thousands of years ago?
  • What record was broken by the rocket that was just launched in Japan?
  • What has Wikie the orca been trained to do?

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