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One of the oldest civilizations with artifacts dating back to 2000 BCE.

The Indus River Valley Civilization. One of the oldest civilizations with artifacts dating back to 2000 BCE.

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Grade 10 Global Studies: India Studies: World Wide Walkers Issue # 1
  • Discussion using both a) Indus Valley, Inc. from by Shanti Melon, 1998 and b) Origins of Hinduism: The Indus Valley Civilization.
  • Discussion Questions:
  1. How did researchers discover most of the information about the Indus people?
  2. What are some important characteristics/achievements of the Indus Civilization?
  3. How did the Indus citizens survive?
  4. Why evidence is there to show their economic intelligence?
  5. Why do you think our current host school is called Indus?
  • Work on individual projects for Issue #1.
Social and Cultural Anthropology: Unit 1: Culture
  • How do cultures change?
  • In groups let’s cover: Diffusion, Acculturation, Innovation, Globalization
  • In ancient times, climate change may have caused Indus Valley cities to have been abandoned. What changes to civilizations and cities might modern climate change bring?
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