Lesson Ideas to use with advanced students

Because of its unique structure, the TimeMap of World History allows users to very easily compare different civilizations and countries at different times and in different places. It helps users see the broad context in which historical episodes take place, so that they can clearly see connections and relationships. These lesson ideas exploit these capabilities to give students a new experience of world history.

1. Europe – more than the sum of its parts?

A lesson idea which aims to help students see the links between broad historical processes and the histories of individual nations.

2. European expansion – how did it shape the world?

A lesson idea which aims to give students a clear overview of a big, world-shaking episode in human history.

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