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Mesopotamia: Development of written language

Mesopotamia: Development of written language

Author: Tim Sexton
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Determine a central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments.

 

 


 

In the area between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers, the Sumerians developed a written language. Examine how they carved cuneiform characters into clay tablets andthen explore Sumerian myths.

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Mesopotamia: The Development of the Written Language

In the area between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers, the Sumerians developed a written language. Examine how they carved cuneiform characters into clay tablets andthen explore Sumerian myths

Source: Mesopotamia: The Development of Written Language Discovery Education, 2005 . Full Video.