Here is a lesson plan on Assyria and Babylon. To open this lesson, for some reason, I arranged three context clues worksheets. The first is on the adjective civil; the second is on the noun civilization, and here is one more on the noun coalition. Finally, here is the reading and comprehension questions that are at the center of this lesson.
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