Early Human Life. The Stone Age What is the Stone Age? Stone Age is Divided Into Three Ages: Paleolithic Age Mesolithic Age Neolithic Age.

  • Published on
    24-Dec-2015

  • View
    222

  • Download
    0

Transcript

  • Slide 1
  • Early Human Life
  • Slide 2
  • The Stone Age What is the Stone Age? Stone Age is Divided Into Three Ages: Paleolithic Age Mesolithic Age Neolithic Age
  • Slide 3
  • Age/PeriodTimeCharacteristics Paleolithic Age 2.5 million- 8000 B.C *Neanderthals and Cro-Magnons lived during this time period *These early human lived as hunter and gatherers *They used early stone tools with single sharp edges *These early humans used cave art to depict life Mesolithic Age 10,000- 6000 B.C *These early humans developed needles and thread for making animal skin clothes *Began to use controlled fires and developed language *These early humans began to migrate from Africa to other parts of the world Neolithic Age 8000-6000 B.C *ONLY Homo Sapiens lived during this time age *These early humans learned to polish stone tools and make pottery *These early humans moved away from being hunters and gatherers to raising animals and growing their own crops (farming/agriculture)
  • Slide 4
  • Timeline of Human Origin
  • Slide 5
  • Human Timeline Video
  • Slide 6
  • Human Evolution?
  • Slide 7
  • Australopithecus Southern Ape
  • Slide 8
  • Homo Habilis Handy Man
  • Slide 9
  • Homo Erectus Upright Man
  • Slide 10
  • Homo Sapien Wise Man ~Neanderthals
  • Slide 11
  • Homo Sapien Sapien Moderns ~Cro-Magnon
  • Slide 12
  • TimelineNameDescriptionPicture 3 MYA Austalopithecus Southern Ape *Lucy fossil *Human traits, stood on 2 feet; ape like hands 2 MYA Homo Habilis Handy Man *1st true human *Stone tools; 1st tool maker *Larger brain; taller 1.5 MYA Homo Erectus Upright Man *Made & controlled fire *1st hunters *Migrated from Africa and began to populate the world 500,000 YA Homo Sapien Wise Man ~Neanderthals *Neanderthals buried their dead *Stone tipped spears, animal skin clothes 25,000 YA Homo Sapien Sapien Moderns *Cro Magnon *Cave Paintings *Bow & arrows; jewelry *End of the last ice age
  • Slide 13
  • Hunter-Gatherer Societies

Recommended

View more >