Summerian writing and literature


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  • Hello everyone my name is Grace and today you are going to learn about "Sumerian writing and literature" . You might be wondering who the summerian's are well let me tell you about them. The sumerian's were one of the earliest urban societies to emerge the world, and also one of the smartest people whpo have created lots of things including: clay objects, wheel,writing and literature and many more! But what I'm going to teach you today is about the summerian writing and literature!
  • The summerian's lived in ancient mesopotamia and they were the first people to create writing and literature, which was about 5 thousand years ago. In their literature they wrote about legends, poems, hyms, religious beliefs, the world and many more.
  • In oder for the summerian's to have written their literature they used small clay tabelets. Clay was used as a writing surface for hundreds of years before the Summerians found a way to create paper. The tablets were so small that anyone could have put the little table in one hand!
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