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 Ancient Mesopotamia



1) I will learn how geographic elements affect human choice for locations to start their civilzations.
I will understand how rivers contributed to the development of the human story.

Students are given a blank outline map of part the ancient middle east and then asked to locate major elements of Mesopotamia's 's geographical and poltical elements utilizing 8 different maps of various scales from 3+ textbooks.
While students investiagte in pairs, each student is responsible for rendering their own map.

  meso map rubric  




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