Easter Island Statues
Investigate the theories about the creation of the figures on Easter Island and write an explanation that tells how, why, and when they were carved
Also read about the theories regarding how the figures were moved Offer information about the theory you feel is most logical and explain why
Explain how the construction and movement of the statues had an ecological impact on the island
What does the construction of something this monumental tell us about the complexities of the society that created them?
Offer your thoughts as to why human beings are compelled to create massive works of art Do you think that such compulsions exist in our society today? Explain your answer