Grade 6

teen girl pointing to herself
Making Your Voice Heard

What is the story that only you can tell?

Famous prehistoric rock paintings of Tassili N'Ajjer, Algeria

What Does it Mean To Be Human?

Source: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

From cave paintings to the first written words, human beings have been making themselves “heard” for a very long time. This section of the Museum of Natural History’s website provides a quick tour of how our use of language and symbols has grown over many, many centuries.

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