Wednesday, May 31, 2017


Welcome to Salt Creek sixth grade social studies. You can use this blog to keep up with everything going on for students in Mr. McGuire's social studies classes. Assignments will be listed on the right side bar. Important information and dates will be shared there also. This is the spot to find out all about ancient history and civilizations.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Features of a Civilization

When we look at a civilization, we consider eight features. These make up the difference between the paleolithic and neolithic eras.

These are the features of civilizations:

1.  Cities
2.  Central Governments
3.  Complex Religions
4.  Job Specializations
5.  Social Classes
6.  Arts and Architecture
7.  Public Works
8.  Writing

Ancient River Civilizations Timelines 

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Mesopotamia Explained