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Summer School about doing archeology and research on historic landscapes with local stakeholder from Euganean Hills. 3-7 April 2017, Galzignano Terme (PD).

Spring Lectures - 2017

J.M. Martín Civantos, Universty of Granada - Archaeology and local communities in the study of historical landscapes, 07/03/2017 - Padova


MEMOLA Padova team keeps going its communication activities in schools with tools and methods on agricultural landscapes of the Euganean Hills, with the help of Cariparo Foundation financing (Bando Attivamente). From Este to Monselice and Padua, boys and girls learn to read historical maps, satellite images and architectures to reconstruct and understand our historical landscapes!

The University of Granada takes part in the PIIISA project to introduce research in the Andalusian High School. We proposed to work with students on the Cultural Landscapes and the historical irrigation systems using Minecraft.

On the first day, José Mª Martín Civantos gave a introductional lesson to High School students about Cultural Landscapes and Historical and Traditional Irrigation Systems. Later on, university students teached how to play with Minecraft and the tools necessary to build a landscapes. 

60 students in physical and forensic anthropology at the University of Granada have made a full week of master practice in "Cristo de la Yedra" school archaeodrome (Granada). 

During three days the University of Granada organised a participatory activity with the local Women Association Vista Alegre (Lanteira, Granada). They collaborate cleaning the archaeological ceramic and learned about the differents type of pottery and their chronology. This material is from the archaeological excavation "Pago del Jarafí" (Lanteira, Granada). 

Arqueoandalusí and Eachtra, in the framework of Monti di Trapani educational network, publish an online presentation titled Monti di Trapani landscape through hydraulic mills.

UGR & ARQUEO organised, on the 28th of September 2016, a guied tour to the archaeological excavation of "Pago Del Jarafí" (Lanteira) for the students of IES Marquesado del Zenete High School.

The High School Fray Luis of Granada and the University of Granada put toghether an ‪archaeodrome‬ for High School ‪students‬.

Students between 14 and 15 years old, during their course, have investigated Middle Age and Bronze Age material culture which can be possibly found in a real archaeological excavation and moreover built an archaeodrome.

The University of Granada, in collaboration with archaeology students, built an archaeodrome in the "Jesus-María Cristo de la Yedra" school (Granada).

75 primary ‪students‬ from Cristo de la Yedra school learned to be archaeologists‬ for one day, practicing excavation techniques and methodology, completing archaeological forms and sieving archaeological sediments. They have also learned how to interpret the material culture, identifying the chronology and the functionality of the different structures and finds.