River Valley Civilizations: Students Analyze Mesopotamia, Egypt, India, & China!
This River Valley Civilizations lesson is included in the much larger Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia Bundle, located here:
Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia Bundle! 10 Fun Resources for Egypt & Mesopotamia!
In this highly-engaging River Valley Civilizations lesson, students work individually or in teams to analyze the four great river valley civilizations. Students investigate the Tigris-Euphrates river system at Mesopotamia, the Nile River Valley of Egypt, the Indus River Valley on the Indian Subcontinent, and the Yellow River (Huang He) of China!
Students learn how these early settlers used their environment to survive, how they contributed to their society, what empires or cities impacted their civilization, and the timeframe for when they existed!
Tons of fun, engaging, and an exciting way to teach the river valley civilizations! Also, a quick way to hit on the Tigris and Euphrates, the Nile, the Indus, and the Yellow (Huang He) Rivers!
This resource includes a paper in-class version and a 1:1 Google compatible version to be used in conjunction with Google Classroom. Just follow the included instructions for how to access the Google version, then share the resource through Google or assign via Google Classroom. This will allow students to type directly into the document!
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Ancient China ---> here!
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Ancient India ---> here!
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