Today we will be working on the outline.
Click on this Rubric for Anatomy Project. Due Wednesday.
Today we will start looking at civilizations. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ChbnFhvCzMSY4E3_27PzYDO97j5mA56ScJ1vTGeWRhk/edit
Today we will look at two central questions related to the learning targets for this unit.
We will use the following document:
1. Why was Agriculture so important?
2.Why did the first Cities and States appear?
Today we will explore three ideas for our project.
Then we wil try to narrow it down to one topic.
Request a topic using this link
Im out visiting the Middle schools today to talk about Big History so you have a work day.
Start by watching the video from the bottom of the page in the Agriculture unit 7.0 on the Big History website
Its called "Transition to Agriculture'
Answer the following questions in your Journal as you watch:
Guest Talk Video: Transition to Agriculture
1. What reasons does Craig Benjamin give in support of the claim that no one people invented agriculture?
2. Why did some groups of humans decide not to farm?
3. What is the five-step process that Benjamin outlines for the adoption of agriculture?
4. What is “sedentism”?
Once you have finished this you can make a start on some Vocab for Unit 7.
Here is the Vocab list:
MAKE SURE YOU DO ALL THREE REQUIREMENTS:
Mr. Ben Tomlisson
The Father of MSHS Big History