Category: Final Project

Final Project Blog-Alex Poole

For my final project, I will be presenting about Pompeii. As many people  know, Pompeii was a city in Southern Italy that was buried by a volcanic eruption in 79 AD. I will be investigating the culture and lifestyle of…

Final Project – Colosseum of Rome

For my final project I will be researching the Colosseum of Rome. I have always been very interested in the history of the Roman people so this seemed like the perfect focus for my prezi. I will be looking into…

Final Project – Hagar Qim

For my final project, I will focus on the megalithic site of Hagar Qim in Malta. This megalith was once a large temple, and is one of the oldest archaeological sites pertaining to religion. I will discuss the architecture of…

Final Project Blog – Tell el-Amarna

For my final project, I will be researching and presenting about the city of Tell el-Amarna of Egypt. Existing during the 14th century, it was the capitol and home of many pharaohs of Egypt around the Roman times. Through multiple…

Final Project – Indus Valley

For my final project, I want to look at the Indus Valley area, specifically Mohenj0-Daro. The presentation looks at characteristics of the city, which emulate those of the Harappan culture. Things like a highly organized and structured urban construction, the…

Final Project-Terracotta Warriors of China

For my Final Project, I will be researching the Terracotta Warriors found in China. The warriors were created to protect Qin Shi Huang, the first emperor of China, in the third century B.C. These life-size statues were discovered by a…

Final Project~ Easter Island

http://prezi.com/hjte3uaoio23/present/?auth_key=k967mqm&follow=v8qzq8c4zxvs Easter Island, also known by its more recent name as Rapa Nui is said to be one of the most secluded Polynesian islands in the Southeast Pacific ocean. Easter Island is shrouded in mystery and at the center of…

Final Project- Rosetta Stone

I would like to do my presentation on the Rosetta Stone of Egypt. I want to look at not only why it is important, which is normally the focus, but also what the stone itself says and what we can…

FINAL PROJECT

For my final project I will be researching the city of Angkor in Cambodia and its rediscovery in the 1850’s. In doing so, I am hoping to gain a better understanding of the city’s rise and fall. I would like also to…

Final Project Blog – Maltese Megaliths

For my final project I will be researching the ancient megalithic temples of Malta, which at this time are believed to be the oldest free standing buildings on earth. I shall be researching the ancient people of Malta and exploring…