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					                                        Ancient Civilizations
          Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, the Incas, the Mayans, the Olmec and the Aztecs

Objective: Analyze and synthesize ancient civilizations in Latin America and Europe

Part I

Geography/Thematic Maps: You have three (3) outline maps: Latin America and Europe. Identify,
Color, and Label, the Ancient Civilizations of Latin America and Europe. The textbook is a helpful
resource, Latin America, p. 135 and Europe, the Roman Empire, p. 258

Part II

Choose two (2) of the following activities listed below. Complete and place in a pocket folder or a three-
prong folder, your assignments are worth 15 points each with a maximum score of 30 points.
Remember, the teacher will grant additional points for students who complete scholarly, above average

Due Date: October 13th (A day) and October 14th (B day)


    1.     Create a Graphic Organizer: 8 ½ by 11 sheet of paper compare/contrast the Ancient times of
          Europe to Latin America (any type of graphic organizer)
    2.    Create a Magazine Article on one (or combination) of the following topics: Chinampas, the
          Aztecs, the Incas, the Mayans, the Spanish Class system, Ancient Greece, or Ancient Rome.
          Your magazine article must be informative to include information about the time period: such as
          the life and food of the people.
    3.    Create a Timeline of the major events/significant achievements of each civilization
    4.    Create a Postcard: 8 ½ by 11 sheet of paper, create an information post card from one of the
          ancient civilizations listed above.
    5.    Create a Brochure: you may choose one (or any combination) of the Ancient Civilizations to
          create a two-fold or three-fold brochure with information.
    6.    Write a Book: write a book that contains information about all of the Ancient Civilizations

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