In Sumer: The First Civilization, students will practice ELA skills such as identifying cause and effect and drawing inferences while learning about ancient Sumer. Students are introduced to content-specific vocabulary such as “arable and ” irrigation,” and learn how controlling the waters of the Tigris and Euphrates helped Sumerian civilization to develop.
This is just one of six passages included in A Journey to Mesopotamia. 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 2nd of a 6-part series on Mesopotamia