Civilizations In The Middle Ages:
Visit The Wonders Of The Ancient World
We might watch some of these movies in class:
Watch this video.
Watch all these animations (click on California and then “go”)
From “Pacemaker World History”:
Choose five itmes found in your classroom and draw a symbol for each….Once you have determined what each symbol means, create a sentence by putting certain symbols next to each other in a row. Show to a partner to see if he/she can guess what it says.
Play several ancient Egypt games
Learn about Machu Picchu
Watch all these animations (click on California and then “go”). Try the Interactive Review
Watch these two animations
Watch these two animations, too.
Watch this video on the Greek Olympics
Research three Greek Gods and answer the following questions for each one (You will make a poster for each one):
What is his or her name and why did you choose to research this God?
Are they male or female?
What are they the “God of”?
What is a good story about them?
Were they always a God or were they a human once?
Are they a good God or a bad God? Why do you say they are good or bad?
Draw a picture representing the God.
Watch all these animations (click on California and then “go”). Try the Interactive Review.
Watch these three animations.
Watch this video on the Roman Empire
Archaeology: First Three links:
MODEL FOR THIRD PARAGRAPH OF ESSAY:
If I was an archaeologist and discovered an ancient city, I think that there are three artifacts that would tell me the most about its life. One would be _______________________, and that would tell me _________________________ because _______________________. Another would ______________________________, and that would tell me _______________________ because __________. A third artifact would be ________________________, and that would tell me ______________________________.
MODEL FOR FOURTH PARAGRAPH OF ESSAY:
Important archaeological discoveries are made all around the world. In my native country, ___________________ is a famous archaeological site. _______________________ discovered it in ___________________________. Archaeologists found artifacts like _________________________, ___________________ and _______________________. They learned __________, _______________________, and ____________________. It was an important discovery for my country and the world because ______________________________.
Learn about prehistoric cave paintings here.
Watch all the videos on this page, including this one:
Long before there were humans, there were dinosaurs, which went extinct long before humans, too. Learn about dinosaurs here.
Video: The Quest For Fire