6.1 Students describe what is known through archaeological studies of the early physical and cultural development of humankind from the Paleolithic era to the agricultural revolution.

   1.  Describe the hunter-gatherer societies, including the development of tools and the use of fire.
   2.  Identify the locations of human communities that populated the major regions of the world and describe how humans adapted to a variety of environments.
   3.  Discuss the climatic changes and human modifications of the physical environment that gave rise to the domestication of plants and animals and new sources of clothing and shelter.

Students:  To anwer your questions on Early Man, click the links below and follow the directions!

Teachers:  Print out the Teacher Printable Questions and distribute to the students.

Evolution of our
 early ancestors:  Lucy to you.

Key Vocabulary
Hunter-gatherers to
city-states:  domestication of
 plants and animals.


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