Claim Statement: Support with evidence how humans adapt to and change their environment.
Create a Storyboard or Digital Story that explains how Hammurabi’s Code resolved the conflict experienced by the citizens of Mesopotamia.
Write a letter from the point of view of a member of a social class. Tell how you contribute to society and explain how your life has been influenced by social status and government.
Create an argument taking a position on a form of government established by the Ancient Greeks (oligarchy, tyranny, and democracy).
Create a series of trading cards that explain the key characteristics of the gods and goddesses.
Analyze a myth and compare it to scientific evidence.
Predict the outcome of a battle and support your prediction with strategic evidence.
Create a propaganda poster, power point, editorial or political cartoon for Athens or Sparta’s war position.
What are the purpose and functions of government?
What questions are important to ask about power, authority, and governance?
Expository: How a system of checks and balances works, citing evidence from Ancient Roman Society and current US government
Culminating Summative Assessment: Analyze a current society of choice and explain how it was influenced by Ancient Civilizations. Support explanation with evidence.