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Glacial Movement. Here’s what we already know…. The Ice Age was a period when huge glaciers covered the Earth. It was hard for things to grow because it was so cold. Eventually, the temperature of the Earth increased and the ice melted. This allowed hunter-gatherers to farm and grow crops.

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Here s what we already know
Here’s what we already know…

  • The Ice Age was a period when huge glaciers covered the Earth.

  • It was hard for things to grow because it was so cold.

  • Eventually, the temperature of the Earth increased and the ice melted.

  • This allowed hunter-gatherers to farm and grow crops.

  • Hunter-gatherer societies then developed from a gathering society to an agricultural society.


Movie
Movie

  • We’re going to watch a video

  • During this video, pay attention to what it says about glacial movement.

  • THINK…

    • How do you think glacial movement contributed to the fact that hunter-gatherer societies transitioned from a hunter-gatherer society to an agricultural society?

    • How do you think glacial movement benefitted the land?


What we learned
What we learned

  • Glaciers…

    • form rivers

    • create deposits of rich soils

    • create plains and hills


Assignment
Assignment

  • Choose one of the following:

    • Write one LARGE paragraph (5-7 sentences) about how climatic changes toward the end of the last Ice Age improved conditions necessary to grow crops.

    • Draw a picture of glacial movement and how it improved conditions necessary to grow crops.