Synopsis by Alice Day
In this series, students will learn the importance of ancient cultures and their influences on modern civilizations. Hosted by Arizona Smith and his able young assistant, Ancient Civilizations for Kids: Ancient Mesopotamia is a look at where the very first civilizations may have begun. This area between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers could be where the Sumerians, Assyrians, and Babylonians began. Much of the data confirming the facts is derived from biblical sources. The series is intended for students in grades three through seven.