Lessons

Student sheet – Early Civilizations

EARLY CIVILIZATIONS The river valley civilizations and their offshoots, 3500 BC to 500 BC 1. Go to the map of the world in 3500 BC. Follow the links through to the following regions: Europe, the Middle East, South Asia and East Asia. Explore: What’s going on in each of this regions? How did different peoples ….extract […]

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The Twentieth Century

Activity With the class divided into groups, each group examines the histories of a different region between 1914 and 2005: Europe Africa The Middle East India and South Asia South East Asia East Asia North America South America Oceania To do this, go to TimeMaps.com, and then to the menu option Atlas. Select the region you’v […]

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The Modern Era of World History

Activity With the class divided into groups, each group examines the histories of a different region between 1789 and 1914: Europe Africa The Middle East India and South Asia South East Asia East Asia North America South America Oceania To do this, go to TimeMaps.com, and then to the menu option Atlas. Select the region you’v […]

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The Early Modern Period in World History

Activity With the class divided into groups, each group examines the histories of a different region between 1453 and 1789: Europe Africa The Middle East India and South Asia South East Asia East Asia North America South America To do this, go to TimeMaps.com, and then to the menu option Atlas. Select the region you’v been […]

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The Middle Ages in World History

Activity With the class divided into groups, each group examines the histories of a different region between AD 500 and AD 1453: Europe Africa The Middle East India and South Asia South East Asia East Asia To do this, go to TimeMaps.com, and then to the menu option Atlas. Select the region you’v been allocated […]

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Europe: more than the sum of its parts?

Europe: more than the sum of its parts? The histories of the individual countries of Europe cannot be understood apart from their broader contexts. They have been shaped by the great currents of history which have swept through Europe, and they in their turn have helped to shape European - and world - history.

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Lesson Ideas to use with advanced students

Lesson Ideas to use with Advanced Students These lesson ideas will require - and give practice in - high order historical thinking. At the same they will use the unique capabilities of the TimeMap of World History to encourage your students to view world history in new and interesting ways.

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