1. View the videos and read the article found at the links below.
- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OpHTrG4fZLE *Captions not edited. See attached Transcript of Stonehenge National Geographic.RTF.
On the Ziggurat:
- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TTsSJ-3rf4Q *Captions not edited. See attached Transcript of Cradles of Civ Ziggurat.RTF.
On the Pyramids at Giza:
2. These three amazing structures come from three different time periods and cultures. Yet there are many similarities between the three structures. After viewing the videos and article above, write 3-4 paragraphs that discuss the similarities you see with reference to:
- Construction techniques and materials.
- Purpose or function of the structure.
- Relationship to religious beliefs and/or astronomical phenomenon.