Mesopotamia

Links and Games

http://mesopotamia.lib.uchicago.edu/interactives/DigIntoHistory.html
Click on this link to go to an interactive site where you can dig for Mesopotamian artifacts and then create a museum exhibition using the artifacts you found.  Have fun!

http://www.mesopotamia.co.uk/geography/story/sto_set.html  
Use this link to read the story of King Gilgamesh and his fight against the terrible monster Humbaba.

http://www.mesopotamia.co.uk/writing/home_set.html 
This link will show you what the first writing, cuneiform, looked like.  You can also explore what it was like to be a scribe at that time and find out how the pictures have changed over time.