Be an Object Detective – can you guess what today’s Mystery Object is?
Here are some clues to help you:
Looking at this object, can you guess what material it is made of?
What shapes do you see when you look at this artifact?
What do you think this artifact was used for?
Do we use any tools like this today?
Yesterday’s Mystery Object was a Mortar & Pestle.
Both pieces are made of wood and are used together to grind up herbs and spices for cooking. The mortar, the bowl part, would hold the herbs and spices, and the pestle would be used to grind them up.
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