People have been living on the Indian subcontinent for 250,000 years! Currently there are over 1.3 billion people living in the Republic of India, making it the second most populous country in the world next to China. India has a rich history filled with fantastical stories of princes, princesses, gods, and goddesses, as well as some of the greatest achievements in the ancient world. The ancient Indians invented a system of writing and measurement, the concept of zero, the cultivation of cotton, the practice of yoga, and the first urban sanitation system!
Directions: Choose images to represent different features of Ancient India (physical features, natural resources, economic activity, etc.) and place them in the correct areas of the map. Then place a copy of the images in the key and write what they represent.