The Neolithic Age - Campbell County Schools

The Neolithic Age - Campbell County Schools

The Neolithic Age The Neolithic Age, or New Stone Age began about 8000 B.C. and lasted until about 4000 B.C.

People began to domesticate, or tame animals and plants for human use. The farming revolution began during the Neolithic Age.

People in different parts of the world discovered how to grow crops at about the same time. People who farmed could settle in one place.

Benefits of a Settled Life: Greater security Steady food supplies Bigger population to produce a bigger crop Trade extra food (surplus)

Specialization- different kinds of jobs (ex. making pottery, weave cloth, etc.) Better tools Activity: Read Life in the Stone

Ages Article Complete Venn Diagram Is farming today the same as it was during the Neolithic Age? Explain.

QUEST Strategy: Read the Question Underline key words Eliminate answers Select correct answer

Tell why it is correct Humans migrated constantly during the Paleolithic age. What was the cause of this mass migration? A. Food

B. Water C. Climate D. All of the above Why is farming better for human society than hunting and gathering?

A. Lack of food B. more dependable for food C. more natural resources D. dependence of physical features If you were a Neolithic farmer, what would be the most important

physical feature to settle by? A. mountains B. river C. deserts D. animals

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