Migration to the Americas

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Migration to the Americas
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2010-09-28 18:01:28
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5th Grade Social Studies Lesson 1
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  1. A long period of extreme cold
    Ice Age

    (Happened 20,000 years ago)
  2. Thick sheets of ice
    Glaciers

    (Formed by Earth's large areas of water freezing)
  3. A narrow stretch of water that separates Asia from North America
    The Bering Strait

    (Land that had been underwater was uncovered and formed a long land bridge!)
  4. To "move" (when people do it)
    Migrate / Migration

    (People first migrated to the Americas between 40,000 to 10,000 years ago)
  5. A possible explanation
    Theory
  6. An object that someone made in the past
    Artifact
  7. Scientists who study the artifacts of people who lived long ago
    Archaeologists

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