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Honors World History Summer Assignment
Ancient Civilizations Portfolio
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Foster and nurture an interest in World History
Build common ground/foundation for discussion at beginning of course
Stimulate meaningful talk around trends & historical events
Respond to events in history through writing
Explore and develop new vocabulary
**Choose 5 Early Civilizations**
Be sure to include PICTURES and CREATIVITY
Sumerians
Babylonians
Chaldeans
Phoenicians
Hittites
Lydians
Persians
Assyrians
Egyptians
Create a 2-page spread for the EACH CIVILIZATION.
Must include the following:
1. Time period
2. Map of the Empire
3. Major Achievements
4. People of Interest from that Empire
5. Economic / Trade Products
6. Religion
7. Architecture / Arts
8. Political Structure
9. Social Structure
10. Writing
11. Historical Achievements – (i.e. – Battles, Inventions, Major Breakthroughs in History)