1. View the videos and read the article found at the links below.
On Stonehenge:https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/prehistoric-art/neolithic-art/a/stonehengehttps://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:https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/ancient-art-civilizations/egypt-art/predynastic-old-kingdom/a/old-kingdom-the-great-pyramids-of-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.