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UNIT 1: HUMAN EVOLUTION AND MESOPOTAMIA


UNIT 1:

HUMAN EVOLUTION & MESOPOTAMIA


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***EVOLUTION CHALLENGE***   &   ***MESOPOTAMIA CHALLENGE***

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1. CREATIONISM & MYTHOLOGY


 Stories of Creation (Reading)

Creation Story Chart Organizer (HW: Feb. 12)

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Creation Story Quiz: February 21, 2018

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2. CHARLES DARWIN & THEORY OF EVOLUTION


 

Darwin, Huxley & the Big Bang Theory PPT & Evolution Notes

Geologic Timeline & Fossils (Visual)

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Darwin's Theory of Evolution (Reading)

The Evolution of Humans (Chart Organizer)

(HW: February 21, 2018)

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3. THE HUMAN FAMILY & PALEOLITHIC MAN


Human Evolution & Origins PPT (Copy Notes)

The Human Family & Paleolithic Man (Extra Handouts)

(Questions Attached)

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ARTICLE: NEW DISCOVERY

New York Times: "Cheddar Man, Britain's Oldest Skeleton!"

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Activity: Hominid Migration Fossil Data

Due Date: February 23, 2018

Hominid Migration: Visual # 1 & Visual # 2

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4. THE GREAT LEAP FORWARD & NEOLITHIC ERA


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The Great Leap Forward PPT (Copy)

     Early Human Migration & The Pleistocene Era (MAPS)

Neolithic Revolution: 10,000 BCE (In-Class Activity)

Paleolithic vs Neolithic Eras (Handout)

Topic Review: Significant Developments in Human Evolution

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Unit 1: Homework Questions

Read Page 36 - 45 (February 23)

Complete Questions: 1, 2, 3 (pg: 39)

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5. MESOPOTAMIA: THE CRADLE OF CIVILIZATION


EARLY RIVER VALLEY CIVILIZATIONS

(EGYPT, MESOPOTAMIA, INDIA & ANCIENT CHINA)

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Visual of Early Civilizations & Chart Organizer

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Ancient China    /    Indus Valley    /    Mesopotamia    /    Ancient Egypt

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Geography of Mesopotamia Chart (HW: Feb. 26)

The Cradle of Civilization PPT (Copy)

7 Steps Leading to Civilization (Handout)

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Peoples of Mesopotamia Review & MAP 1200 BC

Historical Overview: Mesopotamia (HW: Feb. 27)

(Reading, Chart & Questions)

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Mesopotamian Notes: Religion / Gods & Government / Art & Economy / Sciences

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VIDEO INCLUDED FOR EACH TOPIC BELOW:

Sargon the Great (Reading)

Hammurabi's Law Code (Handout)

Hanging Gardens of Babylon (Handout)

Epic of Gilgamesh & Temples-Ziggurats (Handout)

Mesopotamian Writing (Cuneiform)

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Guns, Germs & Steel Video Assignment

Due Date: Thursday, March 1, 2018

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Human Evolution & Mesopotamia Test Review

Unit 1 Test Date: Monday, March 5, 2018

 

VIDEOS