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Ancient Americans PowerPoint Presentation

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Item Number: 10

PowerPoint presentation: 16 slides

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Objective: To examine how the first humans migrated to America, the purpose of archaeology, and the culture of the Mound Builders.

Topics Covered:

-  migration of humans from Asia to North America during the last Ice Age.

-  culture of the ancient Mound Builders, including the Hopewell and Mississippian peoples

Key Terms and People

- Ice Age

- Glaciers

- Land Bridge (Berengia)

- Archaeology

- Artifact

- Cahokia

- Monk's Mound

 Multimedia:

Video - The Ice Age (3:00)
Video - Land Bridge Theory (:48)
Video - Asian-American Land Bidge (:47)
Video - Cahokia: City of the Sun (14:21)

Common Core Learning Standards:
Reading Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies - 1,2,4,7,9