6.2.1 River Systems & Ancient Peoples

Unit Resources

Common Core Correlation Guide (PDF)
Teacher’s Masters (PDF)
Teacher’s Masters Form Fillable (PDF)
Student Edition (PDF)
Student Workbook (PDF)
Student Workbook Form Fillable (PDF)
Visual Aids (PDF)
Visual Aids Projectable Format (PDF)
Dictionary (PDF)
Word Wall Cards (PDF)
Information Cards (PDF)
NGS Maps: View From Space (PDF)
NGS Maps: Natural Regions (PDF)
NGS Maps: Water For Life (PDF)


What Does a River Delta and Alluvial Deposition Look Like?

Nile River Delta

Tigris River Delta

Colorado River Delta

Mississippi River Delta

Why Do Rivers Bend?

River avulsions, are sudden changes in a river’s course, usually brought on by flooding. But why do so many rivers seem to wind back and forth? Check out this short video explanation!

Mesopotamia Overview Film