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1Paleolithic and Neolithic Man Unit 1 AP World History
2Agenda for today 1. Bell Ringer 2. Expectations for the Class Textbooks3. Lecture: Paleolithic and Neolithic ManInterpretation of Cave Paintings.4. The Lemon Tree assignment5. Timeline Activity: Advancement of Man6. Map Activity: Spread of humans.7. HW: Vocabulary assignment.
3The First Humans Homo Sapiens emerge 250,000 years ago. Small clans develop, and every generation moves 2-3 miles.World is populated around BCE“Africa Theory”All human development began in Africa, moved outward.
4Hunter-Gatherer Societies Paleo- Old StoneHunter-gatherersPatterns developForm clans of 30Moved frequentlyRough gender equalityWomen stayed closer to camp, while men hunted.Adapting was necessary for survival.
5Neolithic Revolution 10000-4000 BCE Food is produced instead of gathered.Animals domesticated over time.Settled into communities.These were still relatively nomadic.
6Growth of Farming Permanent settlements develop with better farming. Catal HuyukHome placementFood surplus leads to more time for leisure.Polytheistic Religious traditions, “Mother Earth”.
7ConsequencesSettlement leads to trade, but also a need for protection.Specialization of labor.Men remained in the field, while women were relegated to household tasks.Gender inequality develops.Eventually, the patriarchal society and the need for protection would change the village.
8Analyze the lifestyle of Paleolithic man, and how it differed from Neolithic man.