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Teaching Archaeology Adventures Summer Camp at Leo Carrillo Historic Ranch July 15-19, 2019

We are excited to announce that we are working with Leo Carrillo Historic Ranch to teach Archaeology Adventures Summer Camp for the third year in a row. Our camp will begin on Monday, July 15 through Friday, July 19! To enroll visit the city of Carlsbad website and look us up under activities > camps: science and exploration. Book early, because spots fill up quickly!

52 Weeks of Science Program this Saturday, February 11, 2017!

Archaeology for Kids and Empower UAV Presents: The Science of Discovery: Archaeology and Drones

This Saturday, February 11 9:30 a.m. to 11:00a.m.

Burbank Elementary School 2146 Julian Ave., San Diego, CA 92113

Welcoming all ages to participate in this opportunity to learn about the exciting field of archaeology and drone technology. In this first of three part series on archaeology and drones, participants will get hands-on experience creating and testing their own inferences of modern and historic tools with Cara Ratner, owner of Archaeology for Kids. Following the archaeology activity, Jeff Riolo and his crew from Empower UAV will give a demonstration on aerial unmanned technology as a tool for science. For questions about the event, email Daniel Aguirre at

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We’re Partnering with 52 Weeks of Science and Empower UAV!

We’re excited to announce that we are partnering with Jeff Riolo at Empower UAV and 52 Weeks of Science to bring a hands-on archaeology and drone workshop to the Barrio Logan area beginning in January. More information coming soon!

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Childbirth in Archaeology Lecture with Fleet Science Center

We are excited to announce that owner, Cara Ratner, will be giving a lecture on childbirth in archaeology for the Fleet Science Center’s Two Scientists Walk into a Bar Series on November 16, 2016 at Iron Fist Brewing 1985 National Avenue #1132 San Diego, CA 92113 from 7-8 pm. We hope to see you there!


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Archaeology For Kids was in the news!

We are proud to share that our newest five lesson long archaeology STEAM program at Valencia Park Elementary School in partnership with NWB Envirnmental Services, LLC was featured in the San Diego Voice and Viewpoint!

Groundbreaking ‘Archaeology For Kids’ Program in Southeast San Diego