Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Writing Warm-Up Why do you think many of our early human ancestors abandoned (left behind) the hunter-gatherer lifestyle to become farmers? What advantages (positives) do you think farming might have over hunting and gathering? Share your ideas here.
Early Agriculture: Vocabulary Study Today we are going to be studying the key vocabulary related to 'Early Agriculture' using the assignment Early Agriculture - Cognitive Content Dictionary located in your Social Studies Google Classroom. We will be using an excerpt from our Social Studies textbook, also located in your Social Studies Google Classroom, to help us understand the lesson's key words and concepts.
Homework Complete the assignment Early Agriculture - Cognitive Content Dictionary by next Friday, September 11.
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