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Program Title:
Archaeology for Kids

Description:
The Community Archaeology Program (CAP) offers a five day summer program that allows students (ages 10-12) to learn about archaeology in their own communities.

Programs Offered:
The program:
  • Allows students to learn about archaeology in New York and the Southern Tier
  • Includes a visit to a local archaeological site to help researchers discover the past
  • Helps students learn about the scientific techniques of excavating sites.
  • Provides a tour of a working archaeology lab
  • Stresses the importance of preserving archaeological sites for future generations.
  • Includes hands on opportunities to make and use Native American tools.


Web Site:  http://cap.binghamton.edu

Contact:
Director: Nina Versaggi
Tel: 607-777-4786
Fax: 607-777-2288
E-mail: nversagg@binghamton.edu

Binghamton University
The Public Archaeology Facility (PAF)
PO Box 6000
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000