Prehistoric literacy[ edit ] Origins of literacy[ edit ] Literacy is emerged with the development of numeracy and computational devices as early as 8, BCE.
Interactive Websites, Games, and Activities What websites will get my students actively involved with learning rather than just reading off the screen? Where can I find simulations and other interactive learning experiences?
I need to address individual differences. Some students need more practice than others. Where can I find interactive, practice activities for students? Interactives Interactive websites engage students by providing information and resources along with practice, simulations, and other learning activities.
They can be highly interactive, content-rich simulations such as the Frog Guts subscription-based simulation and the Edheads games.
Or, traditional drill and practice like Funbrain or book quizzes like Book Adventure. Go to Mission US: Some people think of interactive games as "low level. Are students making a good use of their time? Are the activities realistic, yet challenging?
Can you use the games to promote learning in another area? Can you write about the activities? This page is divided into two sections. Use the links below to access these two areas:Wow students with a world record and build on their interest with a complete lesson about the world's first writing.
Includes activity sheets, a teaching guide, and an answer key. Ancient Sumerian Activity 3: Cuneiform tablets The next day we learned about their writing style.
The Sumerians wrote on clay tablets because they didn’t have paper (not invented yet) or papyrus (wrong area). Total number of As found: (61%) A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z AA AB AC AD AE AF AG AH AI AJ AK AL AM AN AO AP AQ AR AS AT AU AV AW AX AY.
Find Cuneiform lesson plans and worksheets. Showing 1 - 45 of 45 resources. Ancient Mesopotamia 11 mins 9th Students research the parallel development and complexity of writing and civilization in ancient Mesopotamia. In this ancient Mesopotamia instructional activity, students analyze the Cuneiform writing system in ancient .
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The First Children's Literature?
The Case for Sumer Gillian Adams Children's literature, as the term is generally understood today, cannot be said to exist before the eighteenth century and the advent.