Ancient Civilizations -- NEAREAST

NEAR EAST EGYPT INDIA CHINA GREECE ROME AMERICAS




Ancient Near East

6th Grade Projects:

The Creation of the Universe and Ife - an African Creation Myth - Retelling by 6th Grade students

ENUMA ELISH - an epic of the Babylonian people

Epic of Gilgamesh - Retelling by Students, Class of 2000-2001

Original Plays about Gilgamesh, by students from the Class of 2001-2002

Shadow Spinner by Susan Fletcher, Book Report by Lauren, Levi, Samantha,
and Book Review by Teacher


LINKS TO NEAREAST WEB LINKS & RESOURCES:
1. Ancient Mesopotamians
2. Teaching Company Sumerians & Mesopotamia
3. Directory of Sumerian Mythology
4. Ancient River Civilizations Mesopotamia
5. Exploring Ancient World Cultures


Gilgamesh, Man's First Story, by Bernarda Bryson
[used for educational purposes only]