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NEW:Reader's Theater Scripts(Biographies in Ancient History):
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Materials for experiential,active learners
NEW! Is That FAKE News?
Just How Do We Elect A President?
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In the News!
Mrs. Portulaca Purpilopilis
and the Purple Adventure Goggles
New:The COLOR GAMES!
The Wooden Cookie Box Story The Wooden Cookie Box
Facts to Wow your Friends!(Check out for April: Earth Day,Arbor Day, Oceans, Dirt, Shakespeare and Books!
Calendar Specific Resources!NEW
World Landmarks:( NEW) Lots of fun things to use with your students!
(New: Sample Iditarod Webquest!)
Short Reads of interest
Dive into Career Choices
Teaching Tips A-Z
MONEY, MONEY, MONEY
WEBSITES of INTEREST:
History For Kids
Tween Tribune-News Stories for Student
DogoNews: Fodder for Young Minds
Time for Kids-Around the World
BBC Website for Kids
Purple Turtle EBOOKS!
Award winning site for April 2008!
The official U.S. time - snapshot
Who began escavating the ziggerat in Ur in 1923?___________________________
What was a ziggurate and what does the word "ziggurate" mean?_______________________
Who were the three inventions of the people of Mesopotamia?_________________________
Find TWO facts about the story._______________________and_________________________
Look at the map from 2500 BC:
Which city is closest to the Persian Gulf?
Which river is closest to the Zagros Mts?________________________________
People of Mesopotamia played musical instruments. What was the instrument shown on the clay tablet?__________________
This ancient game was found in the tomb of which queen of Ancient Mesopotamia?_____________________
The people of Mesopotamia left behind may proverbs.
Write the first proverb listed:_______________________________
True or False: Women could be gods in ancient Mesopotamia______________________
True or False: Women in ancient Mesopotamia could own land and engage in business____________________________
Fun Site: Write your name in ancient cuneiform:
Fun Site: You be the Judge! Hammurabi's Laws
Video: Video on Cuneiform
Test Your Knowledge on Ziggurates:
Resources: Powerpoints on Mesopotamia
- Laws of Hammurabi:
Want the entire unit on Mesopotamia with notes,activities and additional resources?Check out my materials posted here:Mesopotamia:First Historic People
Ancient Mesopotamia:Secret Message(A Review Activity)
Hammurabi,King of Babylon: A Reading Passage
Note: Illustration from: http://karenswhimsy.com/babylon.shtm