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1 Museum Entrance Egypt Rome Chinese Greece Virtual Museum Utopia Mesopotamia Indus Learn About The Curators

2 Curator’s Office Contact me at [Your linked address] Kyle Kennedy, Connor Beliew, and Tyler Gibson Note: Virtual museums were first introduced by educators at Keith Valley Middle School in Horsham, Pennsylvania. This template was designed by Dr. Christy Keeler. View the Educational Virtual Museums website for more information on this instructional technique.Keith Valley Middle SchoolDr. Christy KeelerEducational Virtual Museums Return to Entry We are all 15 years old, in the 10 th grade at Texas High School in Texarkana, Texas. Tyler aspirers to be an assassin when he grows up. Connor wants to be an engineer and Kyle wants to study to be a lawyer.

3 Museum Entrance Room One Room Two Room Four Room Three Welcome to the Museum of [Name of Museum] Curator’s Offices Room Five Artifact 22 Artifact 23 Back Wall Artifact

4 Room 1 Return to Entry Indus River Valley

5 Linked citation goes here There were many technological innovations in the Indus River Valley. One of The greatest ones was the invention of irrigation systems. This allowed people to farm and control the amont of water the crops got. Some crop that were grown were; wheat, barley, peas and cotton. Return to Exhibit Technology “Indus River Valley Civilization.” The River Valley Civilization Guide. Date Updated: Sept 12,2011. Web. Sept 18, 2011.

6 Linked citation goes here Return to Exhibit Cities The homes were in groups and they got water form a well. They had a separate building for bathing. The waste water was drained in covered drains that went along the main roads. They had protective walls around the cities. There ins no evidence of temples. But in one city they built a giant bath for public bathing. “Cities.” Indus Valley Civilization. Date updated: Sept 3, Web. Sept 20, ycivilizations.com/in dus.php

7 Lined citation goes here Return to Exhibit Complex Organizations (Religion) Religion in the Indus river valley was not easy to find. There is no documents to prove that they had a religion. But they have found seals, images, and other materials. The Harappan people were Hindus and believed in many gods. “Religion in Indus Valley Civilization.” History of India. Date updated: Sept 16, Web. Sept 20, /sizes/o/in/photostream/

8 Linked citation goes here Return to Exhibit Record Keeping The people of the Indus river valley did not leave any writing behind that was decipherable. They have found symbols and seals that were left behind but not any that could be deciphered. The longest inscription that has been found is 17 symbols long. “The Indus Language and Writing.” The Indus Valley Civilization. n.d. Web. Sept 24, ripts.com/indus.html

9 Linked citation goes here Return to Exhibit Specialization Trade was a major job in the Indus river valley. The men would trade animals and pottery that artisans made. The women would stay at home. They would produce and nurse baby to try to make the cities larger. When the children became old enough they would assume their parents roles. “HARAPPA and MOHANJODARO.” The Indus Valley, Greek Invasion, and Eraly Empires. n.d. Web. Sept 19, om/indus/41.html

10 Linked citation goes here Return to Exhibit Map The Indus valley was surrounded by barriers. One of the barriers was the Hindu Kush mountains. The mountains were not easy to cross so trade out side if the valley was not easy. Another important feature was the Indus River. The river provided water and transportation. To the south they had the Arabian sea. This was a border that enemies could not cross so it added protection. “Indus River Valley Civilization.” The River Valley Civilization Guide. Date Updated: Sept 12,2011. Web. Sept 18, eycivilizations.com/i ndus.php

11 Linked citation goes here The ancient Sumerians of Mesopotamia are credited for the first writings. They began drawing lines and pictures on clay tablets that represented simple objects or ideas. They used this technique to keep records on commercial transactions or administrative procedures. “ The Invention of Writing.” oi.chicago.n. d.Web 15 Sep, Picture Citation: Betnahrain.13 Sep, 2011

12 Linked citation goes here The map shows the location of Mesopotamia. Mesopotamia was located in the “Fertile Crescent.” It was located in what is today southern Iraq. It was about 300 miles long and 150 miles wide. Mesopotamia means the land between two rivers in Greek. Mesopotamia was in between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. “Geography&Maps.” Mesopotamia.mr Donn.n.d.Web. 15 Sep, Picture Citation: Bible-history.13 Sep, 2011 Return to Exhibit Mesopotamia: Map

13 Linked citation goes here A scribe was a very important person. They were trained to write cuneiform and record many languages spoken in Mesopotamia. Without scribes, letters would not have been written or read, royal monuments would not have been carved with cuneiform, and stories would have been told and then forgotten. Scribes wrote on different shaped objects depending on the type of information they wanted to record. “writing.” mesopotamia.n.d. Web. 15 Sep, Picture Citation: Mesopotamia.phillipmartin.Sep 15, 2011 Return to Exhibit Mesopotamia Specialization: Scribe

14 Linked citation goes here In Mesopotamia they worshipped gods and goddesses. They had stone figures carved and placed in temples to stand in perpetual prayer on their behalf before the gods/goddesses. When temples were renovated the statues that had done their duties were carefully buried within the building. Each city had its own patron god or goddesses. “Ancient Mesopotamia:Religion.” oi. Chicago.n.d.web.15Sep 15, Picture Citation: oi.uchicago.15 Sep, 2011. Return to Exhibit Mesopotamia: Religion

15 Linked citation goes here In ancient Mesopotamia the Euphrates river ran through the center of the city. Next to the Euphrates is the sacred temple complex of the god Marduk. Mesopotamia had a stepped tower the ziggurat as well as a tower of Babel. “Geography&Maps.” Mesopotamia.mr Donn.n.d.Web. 15 Sep, Picture Citation: oi.uchicago.15 Sep, 2011. Return to Exhibit Mesopotamia: Cities

16 Linked citation goes here Our earliest ancestors gradually became farmers and invented the sickle, the hoe, and the plow. They also invented many other things that made life simpler. Our ancestors also learned how to control the Euphrates and Tigris rivers by levees. They sometimes used oxen to pull the plows. “Geography&Maps.” Mesopotamia.mr Donn.n.d.Web. 15 Sep, Picture Citation: Return to Exhibit Mesopotamia: Religion

17 Linked citation goes here The ancient Egyptians had had clocks. Their clocks were very different from ours, they also had two kinds of clocks, a water clock and a sundial. A water clock is a little stand with a pot on the top of the stand and a pot at the bottom of the stand. The pot at the top had a hole drilled in the side. This pot was filled with water and the water would flow out out of the top of the pot down to the bottom of the pot. When the water was at a certain level, it was a certain time. The only disadvantage was you had to keep refilling it. “Technology of Ancient Egypt.” thinkquest.n.d.Web.19 Sep, 2011 Picture Citation: miscellaneous/clock-water.gif Return to Exhibit Egypt Technology: The Water Clock

18 Linked citation goes here The ancient Egyptians believed that it was important to record and communicate information about religion and government. Therefore they invented scripts that could be used to record this information. “writing.”ancientegypt.n.d.Web. 15 Sep, 2011 Picture Citing: 2010/02/hieroglyphics-jpg.jpeg Return to Exhibit Egypt Record Keeping

19 Linked citation goes here The ancient Egyptians believed in many different Gods and Goddesses. Each one with their own role to play in maintaining peace and harmony in the city. The gods and goddesses had different powers, such as; creation, the bringing of the flood every year, offering protection, and some took care of people after they passed away. Ancient Egyptians felt the need to recognize and worship these gods and goddesses so life would continue smoothly. “Gods.”ancientegypt.n.d.Web. 19 Sep, 2011 Picture Citation: wordpress.com/2010/03/egg.jpg Return to Exhibit Egypt Religion

20 Linked citation goes here The ancient Egyptians thought of Egypt as being divided into two types of land, the black land and the red land. The black land was the fertile land on the banks of the Nile. The ancient Egyptians used this land for growing crops. This was the only land in ancient Egypt that could be farmed. The red land was the barren desert that protected Egypt on two sides. The red land also provided Egypt with precious metals and semi-precious stones. “Geography.”ancientegypt.n.d.Web.19 Sep, 2011 Picture Citation: Images/egmap.jpg Return to Exhibit Egypt Map

21 Linked citation goes here Craftsmen in ancient Egypt were usually trained and skilled labourers. They were often well respected in the community and had a very comfortable lifestyle. Yet every craftsmen’s lifestyle and social standing depended on the quality of his skills and experience. Thus some craftsmen had more difficult lives than others. “ trade.”ancientegypt.n.d.Web.19 Sep, 2011 Picture Citation: 10/OS/ancient-egyptian-fresco-of- Husband-and-wife-plowing-fields.jpg Return to Exhibit Egypt Specialization: Craftsmen

22 Linked citation goes here Cities in ancient Egypt grew out of the development of agriculture and the emergence of the state as the unifying and predominant form of political organization. However, even as early as 3500 B.C. towns and cities consisted of regional capitols linked to the population centers of smaller administrative districts. Warren, John “An Overview of the Cities and towns of Ancient Egypt.” touregypt.13 Jun, 2011.Web.19 Sep, 2011 Picture Citation: cover/lostcity_4.jpg Return to Exhibit Egypt Cities

23 Linked citation goes here The Romans invented many things and also took many inventions from other civilizations and improved them. The Romans invented the corvus, it was a mobile bridge fixed at one end of roman ships and the other end could be dropped onto enemy ships to enable locking them in for hand to hand combat. They also invented the sewage system called cloaca maxima. They also invented under-floor heating. Return to Exhibit Rome Technology

24 Linked citation goes here The areas highlighted in yellow represent the regions under Roman rule. The emperors from A.D. built a strong government, extended the boundaries of the empire, and did much to improve the beauty of Rome. Return to Exhibit Rome Map

25 Linked citation goes here The Military- It took many soldiers and a lot of military expertise to control the lands, provinces and countries held by the Roman empire. The Roman army was very powerful, but the soldiers also had to build forts. There were many ranks in the Roman army, some such as General can be compared to the modern day ranks. Others such as Centurion, Tribune and Legionaries were unique to that time period. Return to Exhibit Rome Job Specialization

26 Linked citation goes here Religion played a very important role in the daily life of Ancient Rome and the Romans. Roman religion was centered around gods and explanations for events usually involved the gods in some way or another. The Romans believed that gods controlled their lives and as a result spent a lot of their time worshipping them. The most important god was Jupiter. He was the king of gods who ruled with his wife Juno, the goddess of the sky. Return to Exhibit Rome Religion

27 Linked citation goes here Many buildings in Rome were built around the forum. Traditionally this had been a market place and an area where people met. Therefore, a second city center was planned and built some distance from the forum, but still in Rome itself. The most famous place in Rome was probably the colesseum, where thousands of Romans would gather for entertainment. Return to Exhibit Rome Cities

28 Linked citation goes here Return to Exhibit Rome Record Keeping Roman record keeping was mainly used for their legal system. They used law to balance the economy and trade. Some of their laws lasted more than 1000 years. Their first set of laws was called The Twelve Tables. This was also the earliest surviving piece of Roman literature. “Ancient Roman Laws.” UNRV History. n.d. Web. Sept 28, ces.com/SPQR+and+the+Twelve +Tables

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44 Linked citation goes here We invented cars with swag. Our new cars float on swag instead of rolling on wheels like cavemen. Return to Entrance Technology u bot/

45 Linked citation goes here In utopia we keep all of our records on Ipads. Return to Entrance Record keeping ws/ipad-3-what-developers-really- want/

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47 Chinese/yellow/huang he thing Specilization-specilization was controlled by the father. He decided on your level of education and upon what careers you could undertake. Some of the possible careers were bronzesmiths,jewlers,jadeworkers,embroiderer s,manufacturers of silk textiles. Citation- ocean.otr.usm.edu/…/LSN%204%20Ancient% 20china%20(shang%20and%20zhou%200

48 Complex organizations-government-the shang king ruled from the capital city of Anyang. His kingdom was divided into different territories that were ruled by aristocratic warlords ( military leaders) although they were the leaders of their land the king had the power to add and remove them whenever he so chooses. The chinese believed in supernatural forces so that they could talk to the gods and receive help when needed.

49 Citation for government- TheRiverValleyCivilizationGuide.”Yellow River Valley Civilizations” 2009.Web.September 19,2011.

50 Record Keeping-There was a lot of literature back in the civilization times. The zhon literature was very important to the chinese fucktards. They have a few different books… The book of history is the actual history of the zhou… The book of change it is the manual of deviners. The book of rites is the tales of ettitque and rituals for the aristocrats. Another piece from zhou is the book of songs it tells about the condition of the early zhou… it is the most noble of the classic works…most of the zhou writings have been destroyed by the first empire. Citation- TheRiverValleyCivilizationGuide.”Yellow River Valley Civilization.”2009.Web.September 19, 2011.

51 Iron Metallurgy was used for farming tools, utensils and weaponsbecause of its strength. Citation- TheRiverValleyCivilizationGuide.”Yellow River Valley Civilization.” 2009.Web. September 19,2011

52 The only thing I could find on cities is that the capital city was Anyang. Citation- TheRiverValleyCivilizationGuide.”Yellow River Valley Civilization.” 2009.Web. September 19,2011

53 Map- /yellowriver/huanghemap-1..jpg /yellowriver/huanghemap-1..jpg Citation- China.Map.Huanghe:John,2011.Map

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55 IMAGES Record Keeping Artifact- The Zhou book of etiquette and Rites. This book is one of three Confucian books and belongs to the 13 confucian classics. This is basically a collection of various dances and rituals such as manhood capping,marriage,symposia or banquets. Citation- cs/yili.html

56 Map- the chinese civilization began along the Huang He. The Huang begins in a plateau in the himilayan mountains. It travels for 3,000 miles acoss china. Citation- ngHe(Yellow River)—ChinaWQ.doc ngHe(Yellow

57 Specilization Artifact –bronze statue made by a bronzesmith of the Huang He River valley. Bronze working was an important job in the Huang He civilization. content/uploads/2011/08/IMG_49711.jpg

58 Technology Artifact- An ancient Huang He era iron sword. content/uploads/2009/07/warring -states- sword-21.jpg

59 Cities Artifact- A clay pot from the Huang He river valley city of Anyang /a_bronze_ritual_wine_jar_pou_shan g_dynasty_anyang_circa_ _d h.jpg

60 Complex organizations artifact- Statue of Huang He King Yu. King Yu was a famous King who rescued china from raging floods of the Yellow River /media/1 c/a20792a c53_m.jpghttp://store03.prostores.com/themonkeyking /media/1

61 Linked citation goes here Our city is laid out so that traffic is at a minimum. Most of our building are very tall. The Houses are located toward the out side of the city so that they can be more spaced out. Return to Entrance Cities u _real_estate/dubai-future- projects.html

62 Linked citation goes here Our utopia is on the moon. We have zero gravity outside so basket ball is very fun. Inside our houses we have build a gravity machine. Return to Entrance Map U pen.htm

63 Linked citation goes here Our complex organization in utopia is our robot army. Our robot are equipped with two Ak-47’s and a VCR. Each robot can hold 2,000 rounds of ammo. Return to Entrance Complex organization U om/att-to-update-entire android-lineup-to-gingerbread/

64 Linked citation goes here Return to Entrance Specialization U trinity.blogspot.com/2010/12/metapho r-of-shooting.html Our specialization in utopia is shooting. Kids start learning how to shoot at the age of 3. As they get older they learn more and more skills. Then when they turn 18 they can choose to be an assassin or a normal person. The assassin will kill anyone that looks at them the wrong way, they are evil. Normal people will just have average everyday jobs.

65 Room 1 Return to Entry Artifact 1 Artifact 4 Artifact 2Mesopotamia Artifact 3 Artifact 5

66 Room 1 Return to Entry Artifact 4 Artifact 2Egypt Artifact 3 Artifact 5

67 Room 1 Return to Entry Artifact 1 Artifact 4 Artifact 2Rome Artifact 3 Artifact 5

68 Room 1 Return to Entry Artifact 1 Artifact 4 Artifact 2Greece Artifact 3 Artifact 5

69 Room 1 Return to Entry Complex Organization Cities Map Chinese River Specialization Record Keeping Technology

70 Room 1 Return to EntryUtopia


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