Tuesday, November 19, 2013

The Royal Game of Ur

Yesterday, students ate dates, one of the fruits important during the period of Ancient Mesopotamia.  They also played the Royal Game of Ur, similar to our Backgammon of today or the Senet game of Ancient Egypt.

Want to learn how to play, go here: http://www.mesopotamia.co.uk/tombs/challenge/cha_set.html