Code of Hammurabi

Code of Hammurabi
Code of Hammurabi
Code of Hammurabi
Code of Hammurabi
Code of Hammurabi
Code of Hammurabi
Code of Hammurabi
Code of Hammurabi
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3 MB|25 pages
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This lesson focuses on the first recorded law and judge of any civilization. The students will be given several of the laws from this time and their job is to compare Hammurabi’s punishments to modern punishments.


  • 1-page informational reading on Hammurabi (ESL friendly text and customized graphics)
  • Easy-to-read teacher directions
  • 13-slide PPT to assist in guiding instruction
  • 1-page graphic organizer (Answer key included)
  • Ticket out the door assessment


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Total Pages
25 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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