A complete lesson about the world's first writing that begins with an AMAZING WORLD RECORD OF LANGUAGE—
✓ The World's First Writing—Sumerian Cuneiform!
The world record wows students and the following activities build on their interest.
Three student activity sheets:
• The World's First Writing
• Reading Cuneiform
• Symbols in Your Community
Includes teaching guide and answer key.
Aligned with the NCTE/IRA Standards.
WORLD'S FIRST WRITING is excerpted from AMAZING WORLD RECORDS OF LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE, which provides this and 19 other similar lesson sets.
Learn more about using world records to capture students' interest by visiting the World Records Books website.
WORLD'S FIRST WRITING and AMAZING WORLD RECORDS OF LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE are products of Sunflower Education.
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