Houghton Mifflin: World History: Ancient Civilizations
Chapter Assessment Technology Activities

Chapter 2: The Earliest Human Societies

Creating a Multimedia Presentation

Use the Internet or library resources to research an early complex village, such as Catal Huyuk. Jericho is another example of a complex village.

Internet Resources

Neolithic Çatalhöyük
A tour and discussion of the excavations at Catal Hoyuk by the archaeological team working the site, with many photographs.
The Ancient City of Jericho
A brief description and summary of the importance of Jericho, from North Park University's “World History Chronology.”
Classzone: PowerPoint Guide
Links to sites about creating effective multimedia presentations.

Houghton Mifflin History–Social Science World History: Ancient Civilizations