An Ancient Revolution: The Written Word

Students explore the impact of written communication. In this ancient civilizations lesson, students investigate communication from ancient Sumer and discuss its relevance today. Students watch a multimedia presentation about cuneiform and then create their own pictorial writing system. 

6th - 12th Social Studies & History 36 Views 107 Downloads
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