Useful websites for Early Civilizations Projects

Here are some sites and videos that might help you gather information for your project. If you find other useful sources please add a comment and paste the link inside it. General http://mrbayer.weebly.com/unit-1-human-origins–ancient-civilizations.html Indus Valley http://a.harappa.com/experts  Mesopotamia Take it further Why do societies collapse? Can you apply his 5 part framework to the society you are studying? To us?

Living without Language

In regards to our discussion today about depriving children of language, here is some more info on the experiment I had heard about. Please note that this information was taken from Wikipedia. The “he” referred to in the paragraph is Frederick II, a Holy Roman Emperor in the Middle Ages, whose experiments were recorded by a monk (Salimbene) of the same time: In the language deprivation experiment young infants were raised without human interaction in an attempt…