Ancient History Assignments November 4 - 8

Sunday, November 3, 2013

Monday, November 4

Read “The First Case of Apple Polishing”. There will likely be a short quiz.
Choose your essay topic if you have not already.
First row get your notes ready to turn in.
Draw five cuneiform symbols for your block book.
       Show their meaning and how they changed over history.

 

Tuesday, November 5

Essays are due tomorrow
Prepare your assigned law of Hammurabi to present to the class tomorrow
Second row get your notes ready to turn in.

 

Wednesday, November 6 – HAMMURABI PRESENTATIONS

Quiz tomorrow over all the material so far
Short essays on cuneiform are due tomorrow.
        Approximately 200 words on characteristics and development of cuneiform.
Third row get your notes ready to turn in.

 

Thursday, November 7 - QUIZ

Read Herodotus’ History of Egypt. There will likely be a short quiz.
Fourth row get your notes ready to turn in

 

Friday, November 8

Read “A Tale of Two Brothers”. There will likely be a short quiz.
Draw a hieroglyphic inscription of your choice for your block book.
Begin considering topics for the second essay due next Wednesday.