We found 50 resources with the keyterm mesopotamia
Geography of the Fertile Crescent by ECSDMLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Using Google Earth, a vocabulary assignment, and map handout, your class members will outline the Fertile Crescent in Mesopotamia and identify the source of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. They will then complete graphic organizers...
Egypt, Mesopotamia, Indus River, and Huang He CivilizationsLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Students develop a timeline of events associated with Egypt, Mesopotamia, the Indus River, and the Huang He. They prepare a clay, wood, or paper model of a representative artifact from one civilization. They write a description of their...
Farming in Ancient Mesopotamia: An Ancient Civil Engineering ProblemLesson Planet
Sixth graders identify the major obstacles in farming in Mesopotamia. They work together to design and build a model that solves these problems. They write a short essay that describes the problems and their possible solutions.
Hammurabi's Code: What Does It Tell Us About Old Babylonia?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students examine life in Babylonia during the time of King Hammurabi. They read and discuss excerpts of the Code of Hammurabi, participate in a simulation of advisors to the king, complete an online interactive activity, answer...
Western Civilizations, Chapter 2: Gods and Empires in the Ancient Near EastLesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
Ancient Hebrew history comes to life through this online western civilizations tool, which follows history in detail from ancient origins to modern-day. Chapter two covers ancient eastern cultures, including beginnings of Hebrew...
Ancient Mesopotamia Research ProjectLesson Planet
5th - 6th
Students use the internet to research Ancient Mesopotamia and create a billboard with relevant information. In this Ancient Mesopotamia Research Project, students are assigned a specific topic by the teacher. Students then take notes and...
From the Origins of Agriculture to the first Early River Valley CivilizationsLesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
Early civilizations developed into complex societies because of the advent of stable agricultural practices and plant/animal domestication. Share the earliest civilizations to grow from the first agricultural revolution with your class....
Far Away Places; Strange-Sounding Names, An Introduction to Ancient CivilizationsLesson Planet
4th - 8th
Sixteen attractive slides give details of the main places, things, and people the students will encounter during their study of ancient civilizations. Each of the classic slides has a title, 1 or 2 bullet points with summary facts, and a...
Ancient River Valley CivilizationsLesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Ziggurats, cuneiform writing, the Tower of Babel, hieroglyphics, pyramids, the Great Wall. Launch a unit on ancient cultures, with a presentation that introduces viewers to ancient Mesopotamia, Babylonia, Sumer, Egypt, Indus, and China....
World History Fall Final: Ancient History to the American RevolutionLesson Planet
7th - 9th
A variety of topics and activities make up this presentation, which prompts viewers to answer questions from the Stone Age to the American Revolution. Note: You may find some slides more useful and pertinent than others.
Global Studies I: Rise of CivilizationsLesson Planet
6th - 10th
Providing a list of presentations on a variety of topics focused on the development of civilizations throughout the world, this resource could be used in both an upper elementary or high school class. A few important topics covered are...
Chalkboard Challenge: The Beginning of Human SocietyLesson Planet
After studying Ancient Civilizations, learners could use this jeopardy-like game as a review. Having questions relating to the Neolithic, Paleolithic Era, and more, this presentation would be a great whole class or center activity.