Week One was ancient Sumer. I'm using Usborne Internet Linked Encyclopedia World History, Kingfisher History Encyclopedia, Story of the World: Volume 1, History Pockets and Ancient Egyptians and Their Neighbors.
We started off the week making ziggurat pop-up cards.
The girls made their own clay tablets for writing.
This craft was a huge hit.
We ended the week eating some foods that the Sumerians might have eaten.
These were rolls modified from a recipe found on an ancient cuneiform tablet.
A children's video about ancient Sumer.
The Epic of Gilgamesh sung in Sumerian.