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Welcome to Unit 7: Early Civilizations!In this unit, students will learn the definition of a civilization, what components are neccesary for a successful civilization, and compare this to our lives today. Students will analyze various civilizations and their relationship to success and location. This unit is filled with very important information that will serve as a foundation for the rest of the year. Please work with your child on the vocabulary words for this unit, as they are critical to their success in this class. Also, be on the look out for an exciting in class project for students this unit.




Unit 7 Intro PowerPoint:


Map Skills Activity:
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Guided Notes PPT: Click Here
Unit 7 Vocabulary:

Group Timeline:

Independent Timeline Review:
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iPad Research Foldable Review: Mesopotamia.PNG


Write your name in Cuneiform:

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Discovery Ed Graphic Organizer:
Mesopotamia Stations:
Mesopotamia Information: or








Hammurabi's Code:
You be the Judge Activity
Jeopardy Review: Click Here to play!
Unit 7 Study Guide:



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Gilgamesh Hero Comic Strip Project:

Intro Video Clip