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