How Our People Tamed the Animals is a funny and engaging historical fiction passage that tells the story of how animals were domesticated by early humans. Students will learn about the domestication of animals through the eyes of a prehistoric grandfather who weaves a tale about dangerous megafauna to entertain his grandchildren.
This is just one of six passages included in Prehistory: the Story of the First Humans. Not only do all six passages include comprehension questions and an answer sheet, but they are also differentiated at three different levels of difficulty to accommodate the needs of all the learners in your class! By purchasing, you’ll be supporting me in creating more awesome social studies resources.
The passage has ten standards-aligned questions that will ask students to demonstrate their comprehension, think critically, and analyze sources. It is the last of a 6-part series on prehistory/early humans: