Lesson 2: Early Farmers Guided Notes

Name: _________You’re Welcome._______________________

Vocabulary

___Technology__The way humans produce the items they use (hint: Mr. Klumper’s SMARTboard)

__Carbon Dating__Method of estimating the age of something after it has died.

___Domesticate___To Tame

___Harvest___To Gather

_Excavation site__Site where archaeologist uncover artifacts

___Agriculture__Raising of plants and animals for human use

__Nomad__Person who travels from place to place, without permanent home

STONE AGE

OLD STONE AGE

**__Technology____ slow in Old Stone Age

Technology Today? List examples…

NEW STONE AGE

What Caused the Transition from Old Stone Age to New Stone Age?

___Metal working being used__________________________

New Stone Age Begins:

Early Farming

        * Wheat

        *Rice

        *Barley

Early Domestication

--First animals to be domesticated:

        * goats

        *dogs

        *sheep

        *cows

Change of Lifestyle

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