Civilizations first begin to spring up along fertile river valleys. These river valleys provided the perfect growing areas for farmers and trade flourished along the length of the rivers.
- GVC: Assess the impact of geography on the locations of early civilizations (River Valley Civilizations)
- GVC: Examine the major characteristics of the early civilizations of Mesopotamia, Egypt, Indus valley and the Yellow river.
- Analyze the social political and economic structure
- Investigate the technological advancements
- Examine the geographic significance
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