Early humans identity chart (boy of the painted cafe (Tools and…
Early humans identity chart
boy of the painted cafe
Tools and Technology
"He moistened his lips with tip of his tongue and clutched his spear tightly." (pg 36) This shows that Tao uses his spear to hunt animals.
"Then there will be much meat and skins to cover our women and children in the winter" (80) . This shows that early humans wore clothes made from animal skins.
He held up the sketch for a moment, studying it. Then he began to draw. He copied the sketch line for line, drawing the image of a longhorn.(pg 139) I chose this for art because it shows one off the things they draw in the caves.
The wolf dog dashed out, running straight for the deer. With great bounding leaps, he raced between the spruce trees and passed through the ring of hunters, closing on his prey. (pg 117) This explains dogs by
"They speared chunks of salmon on long sticks and broiled them over the hot flames. They did the same with parts of duck that Tao had caught had caught the day before. After their meal they ate dried ground plums and drank cockleshells full of birch tea." (pg 87) This represents food because they explain what they ate and also what he drank after.
About half way up he found a third one. It looked over the valley. He saw no pug marks and he was sure it was deserted. It was about ten spear lengths long and opened into a small cavern. The walls were smooth with a few breaks or cracks. ( pg 55-56) . This represents shelter because the narrator explains what Tao is looking for in a cave.
"Then he stepped into the clearing, ready to come face to face with the evil spirit." (pg 36) This shows that he believe in evil spirits.
Traditions or ceremonies
"He held up graybeard's amulets, his graven stones and bison horn and gave them to Tao. This day we now accept Tao as our new cave painter he said." (pg 157) This shows what happens when a cave painter dies.
Tools and Technology
Stone tools are an especially useful kind of clue. Recently, a new batch of stone tools was discovered. They are about 320,000 years old. They used weapons like spears and bows to hunt.By USHistory.org, adapted by Newsela staff
wore heavy clothing made of animal skins.
Forgotten cave in France was hiding Stone Age art, " An immense cave covered with prehistoric paintings of horses, mammoths and rhinos. "
"this is a picture of a mammoth hut as shown at the Frozen Woolly Mammoth Yuka Exhibit in Yokoyama, Japan. The replica was made for the exhibit with mammoth fossil By USHistory.org, adapted by Newsela staff
according to The turning of wolves into dogs may have occurred twice by Tina hesman saey it took thousand of years to domesticate. but when the wolfs got domesticated there domestication produced dogs.
"Scientists believe the earliest hominids ate vegetables, seeds, fruits, nuts and other plants. and hominids is a primate of a family ( Hominidae ) that includes humans and their fossil ancestors and also (in recent systems) at least some of the great apes."By USHistory.org, adapted by Newsela staff
03/05/2017Prehistoric Times: Food, Clothing and Shelter
according too Imagination, and Learning, Around Prehistoric Campfires
By Los Angeles Times, adapted by Newsela staff
the they would communicate by telling stories near the campfire
a religious and spiritual thing that the paleolithic era homo sapiens did is they made art on the walls.