Have fun creating a rebus to mimic ancient Mesopotamian writing. A rebus is a type of puzzle that adds pictures to letter and numbers in order to make words or sentences.
The ancient Sumerians of Mesopotamia developed a system of writing using pictographs -- they basically drew pictures to represent things that they wanted to keep records of. Use the resource from the link above to create your own rebus puzzle and see if your family and friends can figure it out.
You will need the following: