World History

 

Sumerians

Egyptians

          Greeks

World History

 

Romans

Medieval

    Byzantines

 China

India

Islam 

 

 

 

 

Course    Objectives

Chapter   Concepts

Chapter Vocabulary

 

 

 

 

PowerPoint

 

 

 

Prehistory

Mesopotamia

Egypt

China

India

Greece

Rome

Middle Ages

Byzantine Empire

Islam

Africa

America

 

 

 

History Alive

 

 

 

Prehistory

Mesopotamia

Egypt

 

 

Ancient Israel

India

China

 

 

Greece

Rome

Middle Ages

 

 

Byzantine Empire

Islam

Africa

 

 

 

America

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prehistory

 

 

 

Understanding Our Place in Human History

Assembling an Archeological Team

Changes in Daily Life: Paleolithic to Neolithic

 

Virtual Tour of CatalHoyuk

 

 

 

 

Mesopotamia

 

 

 

Constructing a Timeline of Mesopotamian Civilizations

Discovering How Sumerian City-States Emerged

Sumerian Achievements

Tracing the Development of Cuneiform

Applying the Code of Hammurabi to Babylonian Court Cases

 

 

 

Egypt

 

 

 

Understanding Geography’s Effect on Settlement in Three Regions

Mapping the Physiographic Features of Egypt and the Near East

Illustrated Journals about Ancient Egyptian Daily Life

 

 

 

Ancient Israel

 

 

 

Origins of Judaism: the History of the Ancient Israelites

Responding to Challenges Faced by the Ancient Israelites

The Modern Synagogue: a Reflection of Jewish Traditions

 

 

 

India

 

 

 

Predicting Areas of Settlement in India

Unlocking the Secrets of Mohenjo-Daro

Hindu Beliefs in the Ramayana

Discovering the Buddha’s Path to Enlightenment

Interpreting  Ashoka’s Edicts

Journal to Commemorate Gupta Achievements

China

Creating an Annotated Relief Map of Ancient China

Excavating a Shang Tomb

Learning About Three Ways of Thought: Confucianism, Daoism, and Legalism

Examining the Reign of Qin Shi Huang Di

Daily Life in the Han Dynasty

Greece

Crete and Mycenae: Identifying the Roots of Greek Civilization

The Odyssey

Tracing the Development of Democracy in Ancient Greece

Greek Against Greek: Athens vs. Sparta

Understanding the Persian Wars

Alexander the Great: Hero or Villain?

Rome

Discovering Etruscan and Greek Influences on Roman Civilization

Patricians and Plebeians Struggle for Power

Understanding the Punic Wars

Writing a Travel Guide about Daily Life in Ancient Rome

Evaluating Roman Emperors

Mapping the Expansion of the Roman Empire

The Beginnings of Christianity

Traders and Invaders of the Roman Empire

Exploring the Fall of Rome

Middle Ages

The Development of Feudalism in Western Europe

The Role of the Church in Medieval Europe

Life in Medieval Europe

Byzantine Empire

Inside the Byzantine Empire

Comparing the Justinian Code to Contemporary Law

Islam

The Prophet Muhammad

Applying the Teachings of the Qu’ran and Hadith

The Crusades

Contributions of Muslims to World Civilization

Mapping the Modern Muslim World

Africa

Kingdoms of Central and Southern Africa

Kingdoms of West Africa

Comparing Three African States

America

Mapping Latin America’s Physiographic Features

Rise of the Maya Civilization

Expansion of the Inca Empire

Life Under Inca Rule

Development of the Aztec Empire

Daily Life in Tenochtitlan

 

 

 

Forms

 

 

 

 

Cornell Method

Test Brainstorm

Test Prediction

 

 

 

Test Evaluation

Post It Note

Sum It Up Reading

 

 

 

ABC Brainstorm

Problem Solution

History Inquirer

 

 

 

Compare Contrast

Concept Definition

Sequence Map

 

 

 

Flow Chart

Cause Effect

History Frame

 

 

 

Mind Map

Timeline

QAR

 

 

 

 

Assignments

 

 

 

 

Museum of Antiquities Flints and Stones

Cave Painting Project

Egyptian Cartouche Assignment

 

 

 

 

Illuminated Manuscript Assignment Worksheet

Illuminated Manuscript Assignment

Illuminated Manuscript Manual

 

 

 

Illuminated Manuscript Scribe Project

Illuminated Student Manuscripts

Terra Cotta Warrior

 

 

 

 

Exam Review

 

 

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