If you are teaching about Ancient Mesopotamia, this unit will come in handy.
The unit comes with a “teacher guide” which you can use optional to help you teach this unit. Your students will get a reader or informational text with activities. Some of the activities are cutting and gluing.
This unit is tailored for the older elementary student and it is done in a big font size to aid reading of ancient history (font is exactly done at 18).
Read on for more details about this unit topics.
Introduction Page: Information about ancient man.
Life before Civilization
Writing Activities (question and answer)
The Birth of a Civilization
Civilization Man versus Cave Man Activity
The Hammurabi Code (cut and glue activity)
This activity can also be taught using the guide as example for ideas.
Social Classes in Ancient Mesopotamia
Ancient Sumerian Inventions
Learning from the Sumerians
Schooling Sumerian Children
Religion in Ancient Sumer
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You may also like the lap book that goes along this unit
Mesopotamia Lap Book
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