Laos is scattered with jars of the dead

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Ecosystems, The Body, Lifecycles

Chemical Sciences – Chemical Reactions, Atoms

Earth and Space Sciences – Rocks, The Changing Earth

Additional: Careers, Technology

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Interdependence and Ecosystems, Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function

Chemical Sciences – Properties of Matter, Change of Matter

Earth and Space Sciences – The Earth’s Surface

Years: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

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‘Death jars’ have been found strewn across a remote forest in Laos, leaving archaeologists puzzled how the stone jars got there and who was using them. This mysterious article could be used alongside Biological, Chemical and Earth and Space Sciences for years 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10.

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