Ancient Sumerians used complex irrigation systems by building dams,canals,and reservoirs to provide crops. There is also something called a plow witch is something for turning soil to prepare it for planting. this changed them because it was a faster way for planting.
The social structure was organized by kings at the top,artisans in the middle,and slaves at the bottem.
The king,queens,and priests rule the civilization. there were also people called scribes witch means a person who writes. They also helped record laws as well as contracts.
The Sumerians worked to please there gods by growing crops to help settle disputes. There is also something called a Ziggurat witch is a ancient Mesopotamian temple tower outside staircases and shrine at the top. Status expressed religion beliefs. They believed that the gods were pleased when they showed sighs of love and obedience.
In this box we are going to be taking about art. Metalworkers made objects like weapons,cups,and decorative items. Music was influential art that brought joy to gods. lastly a lyre witch is the picture shown on the left is a wooden instrument made out of strings and a sound box.
Hey guys I could not really find a good background for this box,so I found this grass and I thought It would work. A Wheel is used for shaping clay into pots. they discovered that it could be used to make wheeled carts for farmers. There is also something called sleges witch is a flat bottom cart that people would drag there goods on.
ART! A cuneiform is a type of writing that uses wedge shaped characters. A pictograph is a symbol that stands for a object.