This is important because this helped stop nomadic ways. These animals were a big affect on the way we live.
This stopped nomadic ways. People wer able to settle. Now we are settled and structured.
This is the first civilization. It has helped us now in governments and structure.
The first written system was cuneiform. It helped peoples communication and has help other languages begin.
These laws were the Code of Hammurabi. They were written and have expanded everyones laws.
Judaism is a religion people still follow today. Abraham founded this religion.
Hinduism is a religion mainly in the Middle East. They believe in reincarnation.
This is the site for Jews. It is in Israel.
Sihdartha Guatama meditated for a long period of time. SHe got some followers and they started the religion.
He is the founder of Christianity. Christians still live today.
Jesus is the founder of Christianity. He was crucified by jealous people. He rose from the dead. He did it to save our sins.
This is still big part of the world. Christians believed that Jesus died on the cross for our sins.
He was the founder of Islam. They believe in the God Allah. That is the fastest growing religion there is.
He died in a site that is important to Muslims. The land is being fought over today by religious people.
These civilizations have helped our government. They were very structured.
They were totally different. Athens were based on education and Sparta was based on military.
Democracy is a government were everyone votes. This government is still used in countries around the world.
Socrates was a philosopher. He invented the Socratic Method which is to ask questions that make people think. This is a class you have to take if you want to be a lawyer or etc.
Maize is corn. Corn is still used today to eat. people love it. i know I do.
This was important to settlers. It helped them get to different places.
Chocolate is eaten everyday. people love it. It is sweet to my meat.
This is to find a route to China. China has spices and minerals that they needed.
Instead of finding routes, Christopher went to America. He took over americans there and is now credited for discovering America.
The slave trade was between America, and Africa. They transported slaves from Africa. That started slavery.
This is when slavery was outlawed in the U.S. The amendment has helped in many ways. The amendments are still in use today.