Having trouble creating fun and engaging social studies lessons? After teaching ancient civilizations to sixth graders for many years I am compiling a few of my interactive notebook tools.
Map of Mesopotamia
Why is Mesopotamia Called the Fertile Crescent?
Developing Content Based Vocabulary
Life in Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia Flap book * 3 Differentiated Books
Developing the Historical Lenses
Keys to Success – Early Farming Communities
Hammurabi’s Code Part 1 – Reading and Venn diagram
Hammurabi’s Code Part 2 – Justice Scales
Bonus Lesson – Historical Predictions
This unit can take 3-6 weeks depending on the use of other materials.
** UPDATED 8/22- Uploaded new text cards , the other set was blurry! Please download the new set!!
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Unit 6: Ancient China
Unit 7: Ancient India
Unit 8: Ancient Rome
Unit 9: Ancient Africa