River Valley Teacher Resources
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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....
Water Use: Tragedy in the Owens River ValleyLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers examine water management issues. In this environmental issues lesson, students watch a PBS video to develop an understanding of watershed, aquifers, and ground water. High schoolers evaluate watershed issues in the Owens...
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....
Do Some Research - What is a Steep-side River Valley Called?Lesson Planet
4th - 5th
For this geography research worksheet, students use the library or Internet to determine what a steep-sided river valley is called. They write the answer on the blue line, write a short essay about the topic, and draw a picture to...
On the Verge of DisplacementLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
By having scholars tackle this interdisciplinary lesson, they'll see how social studies and environmental science are related as they explore the impact that the construction of a dam will have on the population and ecosystem of the Omo...
Victorian Philosophies in the Connecticut River Valley: The Connection between Mind, Body, and SpiritLesson Planet
Eleventh graders explore late 19th century concepts of physical and spiritual health, which includes spiritualist and conservation movements, heath tonics, the perceived relationship between climate and physical well being.
India: A Quick Overview of Indian HistoryLesson Planet
7th - 9th
Only 18 slides, but they sure do cover a large time period! From Indian geography and the Aryan Invasion, to the Marya Empire and Buddhism, this overview touches on basic information regarding Indian history. Perfect as an introduction...