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Write your name in Cuneiform – Just like a Mesapotamian!

The Invention of Writing: Mesopotamian Clay Tablet with Cuneiform Alphabet from the Oriental Institute in Chicago

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Mesopotamia: Trade

Mesopotamia: Trade this is a great one for the kids This teacher has a bunch of short interesting video that show the ancient world


Download this free lesson sheet on Mesopotamia for kids detailing the Sumerians, the Babylonians, and the Assyrians


DIY sundial for when we are teaching Ancient Egypt. Ancient Egyptians created sundials to tell time. Place a pencil upright in a ball of clay. Have a student go out every hour to place a stone where the end of the pencil is. Stones can be numbered to show what the hour is. At the end of the day look at the sundial your class has created.


Week 1 Geo Lesson plan with great map & audio The Fertile Crescent

from Teachers Pay Teachers

Civilizations of Mesopotamia PowerPoint

This beautiful PowerPoint covers the civilizations that arose in the Fertile Crescent and Mesopotamia from Ancient Sumer through the rise of the Persian Empire.


Make your own Egyptian collar with a paper plate. Great art project for my class! And other activities.


Get information, lesson plans, printables, videos, and more for teaching your kids about ancient Mesopotamia.


Who invented Writing? What was Cuneiform? Oldest Writing; Ancient Mesopotamia [School History online - YouTube


Mesopotamia From Nomads to Farmers : A TED Ed Flipped Lesson complete with quiz and virtual Literacy Field Trip