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Ancient Childhood

  1. 1. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  2. 2. Ancient Childhood By: Griffin Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  4. 4. Birth in Ancient Egypt Thursday, May 15, 2014
  5. 5. Birth in Ancient Egypt In ancient Egypt when a son or daughter was born into a family it was a considered a great blessing to their parents because it was tradition that as the kids grew older they would take care of their parents in their old age. Once the parents knew the gender of the child they would start celebrating the birth by giving presents and gifts to the newly born child. Often girls would be given many necklaces and boys would be given lots of hats. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  6. 6. Birth in Ancient Egypt In ancient Egypt when a son or daughter was born into a family it was a considered a great blessing to their parents because it was tradition that as the kids grew older they would take care of their parents in their old age. Once the parents knew the gender of the child they would start celebrating the birth by giving presents and gifts to the newly born child. Often girls would be given many necklaces and boys would be given lots of hats. Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  8. 8. Childhood in Ancient Egypt Thursday, May 15, 2014
  9. 9. Childhood in Ancient Egypt In ancient Egypt children were often involved in adult life much earlier then kids are now. During the children's early life they would spend most of their time with their mother and other female relatives in small areas of their home. As the children grew older and more mature they were given more and more responsibilities from the parents or guardians. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  10. 10. Childhood in Ancient Egypt In ancient Egypt children were often involved in adult life much earlier then kids are now. During the children's early life they would spend most of their time with their mother and other female relatives in small areas of their home. As the children grew older and more mature they were given more and more responsibilities from the parents or guardians. Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  12. 12. Childhood in Ancient Egypt Thursday, May 15, 2014
  13. 13. The children wore simple clothes all throughout their childhood life, they often wore leather, sandals and necklaces or bracelets. Boys would have their entire head shaved except for one spot which they would keep until they reached 12 year old. Although ancient Egyptians loved their children, many died at birth due to their parents trying to prevent them from accidents and illnesses by the means of strange charms and spells. Childhood in Ancient Egypt Thursday, May 15, 2014
  14. 14. The children wore simple clothes all throughout their childhood life, they often wore leather, sandals and necklaces or bracelets. Boys would have their entire head shaved except for one spot which they would keep until they reached 12 year old. Although ancient Egyptians loved their children, many died at birth due to their parents trying to prevent them from accidents and illnesses by the means of strange charms and spells. Childhood in Ancient Egypt Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  16. 16. Birth in Ancient Mesopotamia Thursday, May 15, 2014
  17. 17. Birth in Ancient Mesopotamia It was tradition in Ancient Mesopotamia that when a child was born their family would celebrate with a banquet. The banquet sometimes include music, food and dancing, however it all depended on what the family wanted. In a household their was often between 3 to 4 children, even though miscarriages were high. These children were raised by their woman relatives at home whilst their father worked. The children were raised based on the gender roles, this resulted in the boys being raised by learning things that they could someday use at work, while the girls were taught how to stay at home and be mothers and wife's. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  18. 18. Birth in Ancient Mesopotamia It was tradition in Ancient Mesopotamia that when a child was born their family would celebrate with a banquet. The banquet sometimes include music, food and dancing, however it all depended on what the family wanted. In a household their was often between 3 to 4 children, even though miscarriages were high. These children were raised by their woman relatives at home whilst their father worked. The children were raised based on the gender roles, this resulted in the boys being raised by learning things that they could someday use at work, while the girls were taught how to stay at home and be mothers and wife's. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  19. 19. Birth in Ancient Mesopotamia It was tradition in Ancient Mesopotamia that when a child was born their family would celebrate with a banquet. The banquet sometimes include music, food and dancing, however it all depended on what the family wanted. In a household their was often between 3 to 4 children, even though miscarriages were high. These children were raised by their woman relatives at home whilst their father worked. The children were raised based on the gender roles, this resulted in the boys being raised by learning things that they could someday use at work, while the girls were taught how to stay at home and be mothers and wife's. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  20. 20. Birth in Ancient Mesopotamia It was tradition in Ancient Mesopotamia that when a child was born their family would celebrate with a banquet. The banquet sometimes include music, food and dancing, however it all depended on what the family wanted. In a household their was often between 3 to 4 children, even though miscarriages were high. These children were raised by their woman relatives at home whilst their father worked. The children were raised based on the gender roles, this resulted in the boys being raised by learning things that they could someday use at work, while the girls were taught how to stay at home and be mothers and wife's. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  21. 21. Birth in Ancient Mesopotamia It was tradition in Ancient Mesopotamia that when a child was born their family would celebrate with a banquet. The banquet sometimes include music, food and dancing, however it all depended on what the family wanted. In a household their was often between 3 to 4 children, even though miscarriages were high. These children were raised by their woman relatives at home whilst their father worked. The children were raised based on the gender roles, this resulted in the boys being raised by learning things that they could someday use at work, while the girls were taught how to stay at home and be mothers and wife's. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  22. 22. Birth in Ancient Mesopotamia It was tradition in Ancient Mesopotamia that when a child was born their family would celebrate with a banquet. The banquet sometimes include music, food and dancing, however it all depended on what the family wanted. In a household their was often between 3 to 4 children, even though miscarriages were high. These children were raised by their woman relatives at home whilst their father worked. The children were raised based on the gender roles, this resulted in the boys being raised by learning things that they could someday use at work, while the girls were taught how to stay at home and be mothers and wife's. Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  24. 24. Childhood in Ancient Mesopotamia Thursday, May 15, 2014
  25. 25. Childhood in Ancient Mesopotamia Children in Ancient Mesopotamia always had to respect their parents and pretty much do any thing their parents told them to do during their childhood years. Parents in Ancient Mesopotamia hardly ever sold their children as it was highly frowned upon but if the family was it terrible financial trouble or were disgusted by their child's attitude they would occasionally result to the rash decision of selling their son or daughter into child labour. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  26. 26. Childhood in Ancient Mesopotamia Children in Ancient Mesopotamia always had to respect their parents and pretty much do any thing their parents told them to do during their childhood years. Parents in Ancient Mesopotamia hardly ever sold their children as it was highly frowned upon but if the family was it terrible financial trouble or were disgusted by their child's attitude they would occasionally result to the rash decision of selling their son or daughter into child labour. Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  28. 28. Birth in Modern Canada Thursday, May 15, 2014
  29. 29. Birth in Modern Canada Today in canada children are born in hospitals and delivered by trained doctors apposed to in ancient times when children were born in homes and delivered by anyone who was around. In Canada it is also custom that we name our child before the birth and the parents are often given many presents by their close friends to celebrate the newest edition to their family. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  30. 30. Birth in Modern Canada Today in canada children are born in hospitals and delivered by trained doctors apposed to in ancient times when children were born in homes and delivered by anyone who was around. In Canada it is also custom that we name our child before the birth and the parents are often given many presents by their close friends to celebrate the newest edition to their family. Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  32. 32. Childhood in Modern Canada Thursday, May 15, 2014
  33. 33. Childhood in Modern Canada In Canada children are raised by both or just one of their parents depending on which parent works to bring in money for the family. Both boy and girl children go to school as early at the age of five. They carry on their education for many years before working in the field of their choice. Children now in Canada often have much more money growing up, this results in them having better quality food, water, clothing and shelter. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  34. 34. Childhood in Modern Canada In Canada children are raised by both or just one of their parents depending on which parent works to bring in money for the family. Both boy and girl children go to school as early at the age of five. They carry on their education for many years before working in the field of their choice. Children now in Canada often have much more money growing up, this results in them having better quality food, water, clothing and shelter. Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  36. 36. Birth in Ancient Greece Thursday, May 15, 2014
  37. 37. Birth in Ancient Greece In Ancient Greece newly born babies often had a hard time surviving. Tons died within just a few days, this resulted in Greeks not naming their children until the child had lived at least seven days. Disabled babies were often abandoned in mountains or valley, especially if the baby was a female. Occasionally these abandoned babies would be rescued but often the child would have to fend for themselves. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  38. 38. Birth in Ancient Greece In Ancient Greece newly born babies often had a hard time surviving. Tons died within just a few days, this resulted in Greeks not naming their children until the child had lived at least seven days. Disabled babies were often abandoned in mountains or valley, especially if the baby was a female. Occasionally these abandoned babies would be rescued but often the child would have to fend for themselves. Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  40. 40. Childhood in Ancient Greece Thursday, May 15, 2014
  41. 41. Childhood in Ancient Greece In Ancient Greece many cities had different styles of how to raise their children. One example of this is that is some greek cities, children were wrapped in blankets or towels until they were 2 years old to make sure they had straight limbs, however other greek cities like Sparta didn’t do this at all! Thursday, May 15, 2014
  42. 42. Childhood in Ancient Greece In Ancient Greece many cities had different styles of how to raise their children. One example of this is that is some greek cities, children were wrapped in blankets or towels until they were 2 years old to make sure they had straight limbs, however other greek cities like Sparta didn’t do this at all! Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  44. 44. Childhood in Ancient Greece Thursday, May 15, 2014
  45. 45. Childhood in Ancient Greece Young Children spent most of their time with their mother and lived in the woman's part of the house. As the children grew up, girls would be given their entire educated in their home with their mother, whilst boys would either learn their fathers occupation or go to school as early as at the age of 7 years old. However in Sparta it was completely different. When a boy turned 7 years old they would be sent to the barracks by the city where they were raised. These boys trained in the military before being allowed to leave the barracks at the age of 30. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  46. 46. Childhood in Ancient Greece Young Children spent most of their time with their mother and lived in the woman's part of the house. As the children grew up, girls would be given their entire educated in their home with their mother, whilst boys would either learn their fathers occupation or go to school as early as at the age of 7 years old. However in Sparta it was completely different. When a boy turned 7 years old they would be sent to the barracks by the city where they were raised. These boys trained in the military before being allowed to leave the barracks at the age of 30. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  47. 47. Childhood in Ancient Greece Young Children spent most of their time with their mother and lived in the woman's part of the house. As the children grew up, girls would be given their entire educated in their home with their mother, whilst boys would either learn their fathers occupation or go to school as early as at the age of 7 years old. However in Sparta it was completely different. When a boy turned 7 years old they would be sent to the barracks by the city where they were raised. These boys trained in the military before being allowed to leave the barracks at the age of 30. Thursday, May 15, 2014
  48. 48. Childhood in Ancient Greece Young Children spent most of their time with their mother and lived in the woman's part of the house. As the children grew up, girls would be given their entire educated in their home with their mother, whilst boys would either learn their fathers occupation or go to school as early as at the age of 7 years old. However in Sparta it was completely different. When a boy turned 7 years old they would be sent to the barracks by the city where they were raised. These boys trained in the military before being allowed to leave the barracks at the age of 30. Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  50. 50. Bibliography - Part 1 Thursday, May 15, 2014
  51. 51. Bibliography - Part 1 Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "Ancient Egypt: Editorial Children Illustration." Rick Ruiz-Dana Cartoonist.      N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014. <http://rickr-d.com/2012/10/      ancient-egypt-editorial-children-illustration/>. Created: 05/12/14 08:01 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "Ancient Greece." Ancient History. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014.      <http://ancienthistory.mrdonn.org/Ideas.html>. Created: 05/12/14 07:42 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "Boys and Girls Playing Ball Games." Wikipedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014.      <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roman_Empire>. Created: 05/12/14 08:03 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  53. 53. Bibliography - Part 2 Thursday, May 15, 2014
  54. 54. Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "Childhood Games." Inspiration Mix. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014.      <http://www.inspirationmix.com/reminisce-childhood-games-illustrations/>. Created: 05/12/14 08:09 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "Children." Ancient Greece for kids. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014.      <http://greece.mrdonn.org/kids.html>. Created: 05/12/14 07:50 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Web Site View live Web page Children of Ancient Egypt. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014.      <http://ancient_egypt.tripod.com/chiae.html>. Created: 05/12/14 07:38 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Bibliography - Part 2 Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  56. 56. Bibliography - Part 3 Thursday, May 15, 2014
  57. 57. Web Site View live Web page Children of Ancient Greece. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014.      <http://historylink101.com/2/greece3/children.htm>. Created: 05/12/14 07:37 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "Fat Baby." Clip Art. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014. <http://www.wpclipart.com/      people/baby/baby_3/baby_boy_sitting.png>. Created: 05/12/14 07:48 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Web Site View live Web page Learing about Ancient Mesopotamia Religion and Culture. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May      2014. <http://www.smspromotions.org/mesopotamian-religion.html>. Created: 05/12/14 07:36 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Bibliography - Part 3 Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  59. 59. Bibliography - Part 4 Thursday, May 15, 2014
  60. 60. Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "Mother and Child." Mother and Child. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014.      <http://karenswhimsy.com/public-domain-images/free-baby-clipart/      free-baby-clipart-3.htm>. Created: 05/12/14 07:35 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "Peloponnesian War." Ancient Greece For Kids. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014.      <http://greece.mrdonn.org/peloponnesianwar.html>. Created: 05/12/14 07:53 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "Roman Achievements & Inventions." Ancient Greece for Kids. N.p., n.d. Web. 12      May 2014. <http://rome.mrdonn.org/achievements.html>. Created: 05/12/14 07:54 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Bibliography - Part 4 Thursday, May 15, 2014
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  62. 62. Bibliography - Part 5 Thursday, May 15, 2014
  63. 63. Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "School." Ancient Mesopotamia for Kids. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2014.      <http://mesopotamia.mrdonn.org/school.html>. Created: 05/12/14 08:05 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "TD Bank Gifts Books to Grade One Students." TD Community Giving. N.p., n.d.      Web. 12 May 2014. <http://www.newswire.ca/en/story/857901/      td-bank-group-gifts-books-to-canada-s-grade-one-students>. Created: 05/12/14 07:58 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete In-text reference Photo or Image (Born Digital) View live Web page "What Month Are Most Canadian Babies Born in." IVillage. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May      2014. <http://www.ivillage.ca/parenting/baby/      what-month-are-most-canadian-babies-born>. Created: 05/12/14 08:00 AM   Edit    Copy    Delete Bibliography - Part 5 Thursday, May 15, 2014

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