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Systems in the Ancient World
Agenda Video clip- Lost- 2 min Survival: The 6 systems- 23 min Notes- 15 min
Video Clip- Lost https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b2H xrxCX3eshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b2H xrxCX3es Only first 1 min Turn down volume so can just see the clip (or inform the class there may be screaming and make sure they are okay with that)
Survival: The 6 systems “If I were on a deserted island ” Potential jobs: 1.What type of job would each person on the island do? Education/training: 2. How would your island teach people the necessary skills to survive and teach them a variety of different jobs? Economy: 3. How would you describe your economy? (Remember, economic activities include choices about the way goods and services are produced (made), distributed (how they get to those that purchase the products), and consumed (used). Government: 4. What style of government would you have? (Who is in charge? How will you keep order, provide services and manage building projects?) Family: 5.Why might it be beneficial to divide your new society into small groups? Religion: 6. How might the use of a religion help you control your society?
Think during the next slides… Why do you think a society would not flourish without each of the six systems…?
Education/Communication Language Reading/writing Inquiry vs lecturing School Home schooling Internship/Apprenticeship Message system (How do people communicate?) Information resources Why do you think your island would not flourish without this system?
Government/Law Type of government/Ruler/leader selection Democracy, Communism, Dictatorship Monarchy Laws & law enforcement Taxes Judicial system (those that interpret and apply the law) Citizenship (Membership in a community) Military Safety workers Firefighters, Medical Why do you think your island would not flourish without this system?
Religion Gods/goddesses? Holy/religious book Rituals/traditions Celebrations Beliefs and values Leader selection Eg. Choice of priests, pope Why do you think your island would not flourish without this system?
Farming/Agriculture Harvesting (producing crops) Types of crops Irrigation (water transfer) Sowing Transportation of produce to consumers Raising animals, Butchering animals Tools System for pest control (protecting plants from inspects and animals Eg. Rabbits) Why do you think your island would not flourish without this system?
Family Marriage Parents and Kids Roles/responsibilities Support Authority in the family Household care Why do you think your island would not flourish without this system?
Business/Trade Currency Jobs Import/Export Stores/Markets Why do you think your island would not flourish without this system?