Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Mesopotamia

Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Mesopotamia
Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Mesopotamia
Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Mesopotamia
Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Mesopotamia
Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Mesopotamia
Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Mesopotamia
Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Mesopotamia
Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Mesopotamia
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Ensure your students know and understand the key concepts and vocabulary used when learning about the Mesopotamian civilizations. Vivid slides capture and hold the student’s attention while he or she learns new vocabulary and concepts essential for understanding this fascinating Middle East ancient civilization.

26 terms and concepts needed for understanding and comprehension when listening, speaking, reading, and writing about Mesopotamia.

-Whole class slide show

-26 color posters for the bulletin board

-color flashcards

-definition worksheets

-word search

You Get:

1 PowerPoint Show

-30 slides

-24 presenter’s notes

4 PDF documents:

-1 8.5 x 11 inch set of color slide cards for printing as posters

-1 set of 4.25 x 5.5 inch color flash cards (4 cards to a page)

-1 3 page set of worksheets for filling out the terms and concepts from the presentation

-1 Word Search with answer key for Mesopotamia

This packet of Vocabulary slides, posters, flashcards, worksheets, and puzzle is also included in a 4 product vocabulary bundle. That vocabulary bundle includes: Geography Land and Water, Archaeology and Early Man, and Ancient Egypt Vocabulary Terms. Purchasing the bundle is a $5.00 savings over individual purchases. Academic Vocabulary and Concepts for Ancient Civilizations Bundle 1

Each slide has:

-vocabulary term or concept

-part of speech


-illustration or picture whenever possible

-mentor sentence with most of the slides

-extra notes for the instructor


30 slides

30 color posters

7 pages of color flashcards

2 pages word search puzzle and answer key

3 pages of definition worksheets



Fertile Crescent, plain, plateau


canals, irrigation, shadoof

Government, People and Religion:

administrator, administration, artisan, astronomer, city-state, empire, nomad, polytheism, ziggurat

Law, Trade and Writing:

bulla, caravan, code, cuneiform, epic, pictograph, route, scribe, seal, standard,


Product format:

PowerPoint Show made in Microsoft 10

Features include: slide sorter, laser pointer, digital pen, high lighter, and presenter’s notes. This makes it possible to add or highlight notes directly onto the slides. It is possible to check out these features on the preview, by right clicking on the screen. A tool box will appear so that you can experiment with the various options. *Move the presentation out of your download folder to activate the presenter’s notes.


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Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
Total Pages
72 pages
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Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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