Introduction to Anthropology-for Ed 508

Welcome to my Introduction to Anthropology site.  

The intention of this site is to explore the use of technology in the development of an introduction to Cultural Anthropology.  

 

Teacher Resources:

http://www.aaanet.org/committees/commissions/aec/ressocio.htm

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/additionalresources/relatedresources/ss/anthro.html

http://qcpages.qc.edu/anthro/links.html

 

Techtorials:

Skype: Talk to Anyone, Anywhere, for Free!
In a cultural anthropology class, meeting people in other countries face to face is ideal, and Skype helps make that happen.  This simple techtorial is very useful for getting started:
 
Working with Wikis
Classes will frequently require students to work together on big projects.  Wikis are fast and effective means of communication, and this techtorial shows us how to use them!  
 
 
 

Content Area Videos:

Egyptologist Zahi Hawass gives us the recipe for making a mummy!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OwiYnzfLUwI

What is anthropology?  Find out here!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7p-_whtOtQ

Remember: Anthropology is not only about long-ago cultures in far-away places!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pVYyWwBHzVs&feature=related

Click below to learn about Confucius!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AYQ1hcpUedU

Learn about African Tribal religions!  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gzd9qpBNBIk

 

 

Take a Look at Anthropology 101's Photo Album: 

http://kfogus.edu.glogster.com/photo-album-glog

 

Courses:

Cultural Anthropology 101

Archaeology 101