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Social Studies

Geography

Geography - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about Geography.

GATP - Global Awareness Technology Project

GATP Student Research Packet
Download the template and save to your thumbdrive. Name it GATP [your name].
GATP Power Point Template

Download the template and save to your thumbdrive. Name it GATP [your name].
Ancient Civilizations
Exploring Ancient World Cultures
Explore ancient world cultures.
7 Wonders of the World - KIDS National Geographic
Why name new wonders of the world? Most of the original ancient wonders no longer exist. More than 2,000 years ago, many travelers wrote about incredible sights they had seen on their journeys. Over time, ...read more

 
Early Man  
Early Man -- mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about Early Man.
 
Mesopotamia
Ancient Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia, an ancient Greek term meaning "the land between rivers," is considered to be the cradle of civilization...

 

Mesopotamia - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about Early Man.

Ancient Mesopotamia
Discover the history of the first civilization and how the people thrived, new technology, and the men who made it happen.

 

Ancient Egypt
Let's Explore Ancient Egypt
Use this interactive map to learn about Ancient Egypt's geography.
Ancient Egypt Power Point Template
Download your power point onto your thumb drive and begin your adventure. .
Time Line of Ancient Egyptian History
Find out when the Nile valley was settled and how the civilization developed. Stop at 30 B.C.
Interactive Timeline: Ancient Egypt
Egypt's ancient history is divided into three huge blocks of time - "The Old Kingdom", "The Middle Kingdom", and "The New Kingdom".
Ancient Egyptian Timeline Game
Study the time links above before you play the game.
Ancient Egypt - mrdonn.org

Activities and learning modeules about Ancient Egypt for kids.
Ancient Egypt: Crash Course World History #4 (Video)
Ancient Egypt Documentary (video)
Complete History - 8000 B.C. to 30 B.C. Part 1

Mesoamerica

Mayan Kids
Like the Egyptians, the Mayas are well known for pyramids, which vary in shape depending on where they were built. The Maya occupied the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico.
 
Aztecs - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about the Aztec.
 
Mayas - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about the Mayans.
 
Incas - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about the Incas.
 
India
Ancient India
Explore The British Museum collection through the cultures of the world.

 
Ancient India - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about Ancient India.
 
Africa  
Early Africa - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about Ancient Africa.
 
China  

China Power Point Template

China - KIDS National Geographic
China is the home of one of the world's oldest civilizations, but it has only recently become a "modern" nation. In the past 20 years,... read more

 
Ancient China - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource.  Includes information about Chinese religions.
 
Ancient China - British Museum
Great overall general information as well as interactive activities designed for students under the "Challenge" section of each portion of the site.
 

History Interactives
Explore the collapse of four ancient civilzations. Learn how archaeologists find and interpret evidence.
The Terra-Cotta Warriors (video - headphones required)
In a chance discovery, an entire army of terracoatta warriors is found. The first emperor of China had them created and buried with him, to protect him in the afterlife.
Ancient China Song (video - head phones required)
Watch this video on YOUTUBE to hear a condensed version of Ancient China.
Ancient China (video - 26 minutes - headphones required)
Discover Ancient China and its first emperor. (9:10 -10:14 is about the Silk Road)
Building The Great Wall (video - head phones required)
The thousands of kilometers of Ming Dynasty walls are the expression of a self-sufficient culture.
Inventions of the Great Ancient Chinese Empire (video)
Find out what inventions the Ancient Chinese. Kites, paper, rudders, movable type, compase.

Ancient China's Dynasties
Make a Power Point on Ancient China's Dynasties.

 
Greece  
Ancient Greece - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about Ancient Greece.
 
Rome  
Ancient Rome - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about Ancient Rome.
 
Middle Ages  
Middle Ages
Medium aevum -- Medieval or The Middle Ages. We think of knights in shining armor, lavish banquets, wandering minstrels, kings, queens, bishops, monks, pilgrims, and glorious pageantry.
Coat of Arms Symbols and Meaning- What does it mean if your coat arms has...?
Coat of Arms Project: Follow the steps to complete your project.
Heraldic Symbol Meanings
Basic Heraldry - Find out what the symbols or "charges" on the coats of arms really mean.
Symbolisms of Heraldry - Meaning of the symbols found in heraldry and on coats of arms.
Coat of Arms - Search the data base for your family coat of arms.
 
Medieval Times - mrdonn.org
Part of Mr. Donn's Ancient History site which is an overall excellent resource. Includes information about the Middle Ages.
 
Renaissance  
Renaissance
"Renaissance," French for "rebirth," perfectly describes the intellectual and economic changes that occurred in Europe from the fourteenth through the sixteenth centuries.
 
History Interactives
Explore the Renaissance and discover the forces that drove this rebirth in Europe, and in Italy in particular.
 

Life in Renaissance Times*
During the course of history mankind has undergone massive changes. Man has evolved from leading a simple life to today’s world where technology and all the modern conveniences are enjoyed by all. One of the most important periods of time in the development of mankind is the Renaissance Era.
*A special thanks to Katie from Ms. Craig's class who recommended this website. It has a wealth of information.

 
Contemporary Cultures  
Jeopardy - Mesopotamia  

 

 

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Last revised: Monday, August 31, 2015 8:27 PM