This Powerpoint will help your students to get their feet wet before doing more research on ancient civilizations. This product pairs well with my map quiz and Ancient Civilization Vacation project products. It also goes hand-in-hand with the textbook "History Alive: World Connections."
Map quiz: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Basic-Ancient-Civilizations-Map-Quiz-2125570
Ancient Civilization Vacation Project: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Ancient-Civilization-Vacation-Project-2125541