1st Quarter

Era 1: Prehistory

Paleolithic, Neolithic

Era 2: Ancient Civilizations

Mesopotamia, Egypt, Hebrews

Era 3: Classical Empires

Greeks, Roman Republic

2nd Quarter

Era 3: Classical Empires

Roman Empire & Fall

Era 4: Feudal Societies

Dark Ages, Muslim Empires, Middle Ages, Renaissance

3rd Quarter

China

Japan

4th Quarter

India

West Africa to 1500

Americas to 1500

Chapter

date

Section

Topics Covered

Vocabulary

Links

Standards Covered

1 intro

 

0-1 How History Class Works

https://youtu.be/zvzTtvZz7v4

Book, Binder, PowerPoints

Taking Notes

Quizzes and Tests

None

 

 

 

1-1 Intro to history

https://youtu.be/kM-dMPTo73A

Customs, values, and culture

Source of information: fossils, artifacts, primary & secondary docs

archeology

artifact

culture

custom

fossil

primary source

secondary source

values

 

H1.2.1 Artifacts and primary and secondary sources.

H1.4.1 Describe culture.

2 Early Humans

09-07

2-1 Paleolithic: The First People

https://youtu.be/IKI1C3OIP5Q

New Views of Early People

Art of Early Peoples

Tools of Early Peoples

The Hunter-Gatherer Lifestyle

Prehistory

hominid

tool

Paleolithic

society

hunter-gatherer

PBS Eons. “The Neanderthals That Taught Us About Humanity.” YouTube. Jan 16, 2020. https://youtu.be/h777yfE39O8 (9:44).

HISTORY. “Mankind: The Story of All of Us: Fire | History.” Nov 18, 2012.” YouTube. https://youtu.be/Ygpzm0S_rPQ (2:57).

HISTORY. “Mankind The Story of All of Us: Domesticating the Dog | History.” YouTube. Dec 16, 2012. https://youtu.be/mCLQ_8I1paY (2:27).

1.1.2 Paleolithic & Neolithic Life

1.2.1 the importance of physical geography on settlements

Sep 8, 2018

2-2 &3 Migrations & Neolithic: Agriculture

https://youtu.be/0jXHuHjL80I

The Neolithic Agricultural Revolution

Neolithic Inventions

Neolithic Architecture

The Iceman

Gobekli-Tepe

Neolithic Era

domestication

agriculture

megaliths

Gobekli-Tepe

HISTORY. “Mankind: The Story of All of Us: Birth of Farming | History.” YouTube. Dec 2, 2012. https://youtu.be/bhzQFIZuNFY (3:17).

Study.com. “Neolithic Agricultural Revolution.” YouTube. Dec 31, 2013. https://youtu.be/NTgIDO1hLQ4 (2:04).

wijzijnwij. “Battle of the Flint Axes: Mesolithic versus Neolithic.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/sT99CvsSt1Q (3:09).

historicscotlandtv. “Maeshowe Chambered Cairn, Orkney | 3D Scanning”.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/_DX-OBFdUTE (2:55).

Bro. Joseph Cannon C.S.Sp. Secrets of the Iceman - Ötzi.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/0Q544IYnKos. (6:05).

BBC. “Gobekli Tepe.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/l-_bIjv9Udk (1:43).

1.1.2 Paleolithic & Neolithic Life

1.2.1 the importance of physical geography on various agricultural settlements

1.2.2 the Agricultural Revolution

 

TEST

 

 

 

 

3 Mesopotamia and the Fertile Crescent

Sep 12, 2018

3-1 Introduction to the Bronze Age &

Geography of the Fertile Crescent

https://youtu.be/9LD2z152LPU

New Bronze Technology

Collapse of the Bronze Age

Geography of the Fertile Crescent

Bronze

Silt

surplus

canals

irrigation

division of labor

Isullisp. “Stone Age to Bronze Age.” YouTube. https://youtu.be/ZHGafC7zOUE (2:52). This comical sketch demonstrates the advantages of bronze tools over stone tools.

Museum of London. “KS2 Prehistory - The Bronze Age.” YouTube. https://youtu.be/Ohij1e2oZio (4:13). A demonstration of the lost wax method by a period actor.

History. “Mankind: The Story of All of Us: Bronze | History.” YouTube. https://youtu.be/NE9VTYrLycs (2:25).

Riley Heeren. “The History of the Fertile Crescent and the Rise of Civilization.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/h34KulvXzxw (3:19).

Mollylarge. “Irrigation in Ancient Mesopotamia.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/5RP2KfewiJA (1:39).

FoundationsOfWealth. “Division of Labor.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/DunKKFsvXig (9:04).

2.1.4 Define cultural diffusion & explain how it spread ideas & technology from one region to another (e.g., plants, crops, plow, wheel, bronze metallurgy).

Sep 18, 2018

3-2 thru 3-4 Mesopotamia

https://youtu.be/UBSlokY13jc

Sumerian Beliefs

Hierarchy

Sumerian Achievements

Sargon Overthrows the Sumerians

Hammurabi’s Code

Phoenicians

Rural

urban

city-state

social hierarchy

architecture

polytheism

ziggurat

Cuneiform

epic

Monarch

Numberphile. “60 - Numberphile.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/R9m2jck1f90 (3:52).

LCJSMS2010. “Ancient Sumer.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/u-n84sDBEB4 (2:50).

LandmarkMediaInc. “Written Word - Birth of Writing.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/u7JsfwAcCo0 (3:00).

AllHistories. “Turning Points in History - Mesopotamia.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/c-EPqobSsD8 (3:25).

Keith Hughes. “Hammurabi’s Code Explained: World History Review.” YouTube. https://youtu.be/BsPbqmYwxso . (5:21).

AllHistories. “Turning Points in History - Hammurabi’s Code of Laws.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/oDALXORbtR4 (3:32).

TheUnMuseum. “Gift for a Queen - Hanging Gardens of Babylon.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/Kfg1YE-BqTc . (2:45).

TheLCJSMS. “Phoenicians.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/hLHNh4caX4Y (3:47).

2.1.2 major river systems supported development of early civilizations

2.1.1 the development of written language

3.1.2 locate major empires &

3.1.9 Significance of legal codes in large empires.

 

TEST

 

 

 

 

4 Egypt and Kush

Sep 24, 2018

4-1 Geography of Egypt and

4-2 The Old Kingdom

2686-2150 BC

https://youtu.be/KkbQaTvlHi4

Menes and the Double Crown

Pyramids and Sphinx

Mummification

Life in Old Egypt

Old Kingdom Art

Polytheism and Afterlife

Cataracts

delta

pharaoh

dynasty

Old Kingdom

nobles

afterlife

mummies

elite

engineering

theUnMuseum. “Building the Great Pyramid.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/zfYFwXqknjM (4:08).

Heritagekeymedia “Dr Zahi Hawass explains Ancient Egyptian Mummy Recipe.” YouTube. Oct 1, 2009. https://youtu.be/OwiYnzfLUwI (3:05).

ProvPics. “Riddles of the Sphinx – Searching the Secret Shafts.” YouTube. http://youtu.be/SOc6RWaGQC0 (3:33).

PSMedia100. “EGYPT OLD KINGDOM.” YouTube. May 5, 2009. https://youtu.be/tSKBOilYBiY (4:49).

 

 

 

2.1.2 major river systems supported permanent settlements & development of early civilizations

2.1.3 Examine common features of early civilizations

3.1.2 locate three major empires; know their geographic characteristics

Oct 1, 2018

4-3 The Middle and New Kingdoms

2040-1070 BC

4-4 Egyptian Achievements

https://youtu.be/SvjzLdhyBFs

The Middle Kingdom and the Hyksos

Queen Hatshepsut 1479-1458 BC

Ramses the Great 1290-1224 BC

Nobles and Commoners

King Tutankhamen

The Rosetta Stone

The Obelisk

Middle Kingdom

New Kingdom

trade routes

Ramses the Great

Hieroglyphics

papyrus

Rosetta Stone

sphinxes

obelisk

King Tutankhamen

BBC. “Young Hatshepsut - The Pharaoh Who Conquered the Sea BBC 4 Preview.” YouTube. Jan 6, 2010. https://youtu.be/MyCSunq4ZxI (1:53).

“Egyptian Civilization – middle and New Kingdom.” YouTube:Iken Edu. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYbBXswThU0 (2:00).

 

3.1.5 major achievements

3.1.8 the role of state authority, military power, taxation systems, & institutions of coerced labor, including slavery, in building & maintaining empires

 

 

TEST

 

 

 

 

7 Hebrews

Oct 8, 2018

7-1 Hebrews and Jews

~1450 BC - 70 AD

https://youtu.be/K-u_3ocOu3s

Judaism & Western Civilization

Torah and The Dead Sea Scrolls

Moses, the Exodus, and the 10 Commandments

Monotheism and Idolatry

David, Solomon, and the Temple 1000-900 BC

Babylonian Captivity 587 BC

The 2nd Temple 520 BC

Masada 70 AD, The Diaspora, Yiddish, Modern Judaism

Monotheism

Torah

Dead Sea Scrolls

Moses

Exodus

The Ten Commandments

Diaspora

 

Dremondo. “Dead Sea Scrolls Mystery.” YouTube. Mar 1, 2012. https://youtu.be/8fNaoyHM5sI (2:48).

randy7845. “Birth of Monotheism - Origins of God.” YouTube. Jun 24, 2009. https://youtu.be/FFdZm59xgUA (6:07).

HISTORY Asia. “Historyasia - Mankind - Exile of the Jews.” YouTube. Nov 5, 2012. https://youtu.be/tK2Kw0Qagww (2:53).

UNESCO. “Masada (UNESCO/NHK).” YouTube. Sep 20, 2013. https://youtu.be/Z3oNtHpthdE (3:00).

 

3.1.5 major achievements

3.1.9 The significance of legal codes, belief systems, written languages & communications in the development of large regional empires.

8 Greeks

227

Oct 11, 2018

8-1 Geography & Overview

https://youtu.be/3HOJOgONsM4

Geography

Minos

Mycenaean

Classical Greece

polis

classical

acropolis

archipelago

Minoan

Mycenaean

None

3.1.2 Using historic & modern maps, locate major empires, their geographic characteristics including physical features & climates

Oct 12, 2018

8-2 Government in Athens

Oligarchy and Tyranny

Invention of Democracy

Democracy

aristocrats

oligarchy

citizens

subjects

tyrant

Pericles

TheMrGranito. “Ancient Greece Government...in five minutes or less.” Youtube. Apr 20, 2016. https://youtu.be/Pw8ZgcHkfmI (5:10). [find better]

 

HISTORY. “Mankind the Story of All of Us: Birth of Democracy | History.” YouTube. Dec 23, 2012. YouTube. https://youtu.be/IndRAsYX4W4 (3:13).

3.1.4 Assess the importance of Greek ideas about democracy & citizenship in the development of Western political thought & institutions.

3.1.5 major achievements

 

8-3 Greek Mythology and Literature

An Assignment

Mythology

Homer

Sappho

Aesop

Fables

 

 

9 The Greek World

258

 

9-1 Greece and Persia

560 BC-480 BC

The Persian Empire

The Battle of Marathon

The Battle of Thermopylae

Cyrus the Great

cavalry

Darius I

Persian Wars

Xerxes I

Battle of Marathon

Battle of Thermopylae

HISTORY. “Mankind the Story of All of Us: Birth of Democracy | History.” YouTube. Dec 23, 2012. https://youtu.be/IndRAsYX4W4 (3:13).

kami495. “Persian Empire (cyrus).” YouTube. May 22, 2007. https://youtu.be/k4_4QC3xXBI (2:54).

See U in History / Mythology. “The Persian Empire: The First Superpower - Ancient History #01 - See U in History.” YouTube. Nov 22, 2017. https://youtu.be/eCTyU3G5FEo (3:53).

WatchMojo.com. “The Persian Empire.” YouTube. Jan 29, 2008. https://youtu.be/gG8Vfr3onHI (1:17).

Elliot Russell. “Battle of Thermopylae.” YouTube. Jul 31, 2013. https://youtu.be/wyBHMW11nSU (2:54).

3.1.8 the role of state authority, military power, taxation systems, & institutions of coerced labor, including slavery, in building & maintaining empires

3.1.2 locate major empires

10-25

9-3 Phillip II and Alexander the Great

404-323 BC

Philip II of Macedon and the Phalanx 404-336 BC

Alexander vs. Thebes

Alexander vs. Persia

Alexander and Hellenism

Phillip II

phalanx

Alexander the Great

Hellenistic

Ethnocentrism

GREAT MILITARY BATTLES. “The Battle of Granicus 334 BC.” YouTube. Sep 19, 2019. https://youtu.be/agwEKFXiJ20 (4:29).

DocumentaryMakedonia. “Alexander the Great of Macedon – Biography.” YouTube. Jul 17, 2013. https://youtu.be/NPDYA63fYJE (2:08).

Jerrywaldon. “ALEXANDER THE GREAT S LEGACY HELLENISTIC CIVILIZATION.” YouTube. Oct 21, 2009. https://youtu.be/6PR6C4UeYU8 (2:17).

3.1.2 locate major empires

3.1.5 major achievements

3.1.9 The significance of legal codes, belief systems, written languages & communications in the development of large regional empires.

 

9-4 Greek Achievements

Architecture

Athletics

Sculpture

Drama

Philosophy

Math

Medicine

Socrates

Plato

Aristotle

reason

Euclid

Hippocrates

PBS. “NOVA | Optical Tricks of the Parthenon | PBS.” Jan 24, 2008. https://youtu.be/vzhA3yiEofI

New Historia.” What Did Ancient Greece Look Like? (Cinematic Animation).” Nov 1, 2019. https://youtu.be/3YrJxz6xsAk (4:10).

Discovery UK. “The Greatest Theatre.” Feb 26, 2009. https://youtu.be/2CVO9Vd067U (4:47).

National Theatre. “An Introduction to Greek Theatre.” Jan 11, 2013. https://youtu.be/aSRLK7SogvE (6:53).

Keith Buhler. “The Wikipedia "Get to philosophy" trick.” Jan 31, 2017. https://youtu.be/keDJR7HSjUU (4:20).

TED-Ed. “Plato’s Allegory of the Cave - Alex Gendler.” Mar 17, 2015. https://youtu.be/1RWOpQXTltA (4:32).

TED-Ed. “How taking a bath led to Archimedes' principle - Mark Salata.” Sep 6, 2012. https://youtu.be/ijj58xD5fDI (3:00).

3.1.4 Assess the importance of Greek ideas about democracy & citizenship in the development of the West.

3.1.5 major achievements

 

TEST

 

 

 

 

10 Roman Republic

292

11-01

10-1 Geography and the Rise of Rome

https://youtu.be/KrHjiIyzs1c

 

Aeneas 1

Romulus & Remus 1

republic 1

dictators 1

Cincinnatus 1

plebeians 1

patricians 1

GrecoRomanWorld. "Romulus & Remus, The Story of." YouTube. https://youtu.be/wA1D9wd29jI

TED-Ed. "A glimpse of teenage life in ancient Rome - Ray Laurence." YouTube. https://youtu.be/juWYhMoDTN0

TED-Ed. "Four sisters in Ancient Rome - Ray Laurence." YouTube. https://youtu.be/RQMgLxVxsrw

3.1.2 locate major empires

3.1.8 the role of state authority, military power, taxation systems, in building empires

Nov 8, 2018

10-2 Government and Society

https://youtu.be/J68-aR1_T4Y

 

Magistrates 1

consuls 1

Senate 1

veto 1

Latin 1

checks & balances 1

Forum 1

callisto8413. "Seeds of the Roman Republic." YouTube. https://youtu.be/P7vAAO-G2NQ

3.1.8 the role of state authority, military power, taxation systems, & institutions of coerced labor, including slavery, in building & maintaining empires

Nov 8, 2018

10-3 The Late Republic

https://youtu.be/LUertAzNCOs

 

Legions 1

Punic Wars 1

Hannibal 1

Gaius Marius 1

Sulla 1

Spartacus 1

BBCWorldwide."Hannibal's Carthage Army - BBC." YouTube. https://youtu.be/oFQFSmyCplU

BBCWorldwide."Scipio vs. Hannibal - BBC." YouTube. https://youtu.be/2NpKkiqLJoM

Educari Unlimited."From Marius to Caesar." YouTube. https://youtu.be/P2M0cdc8KZI

ryan burke. "Sulla Leads Rome." YouTube. https://youtu.be/EtLvjzM9nKg

ETWorthSeeing. "Korean Riot Police Use Ancient Roman Tactics." YouTube. https://youtu.be/d8LiQFnkuJY

3.1.8 the role of state authority, military power, taxation systems, & institutions of coerced labor, including slavery, in building & maintaining empires