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2018 AP® World History Free-Response Questions
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHow were the development of railroads critical to the rise of empires? Scholars delve into the relationship between the two using a documents-based question from College Board. Other prompts explore ideas such as nomadic and sedentary...
Zen KōAns: Unsolvable Enigmas Designed to Break Your Brain
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Why do people attempt to explain the unexplainable? Scholars explore the topic by learning about ancient philosophical thought experiements known as kōans. After watching a brief yet informative video, pupils answer questions and engage...
Mythical Trees: Crash Course World Mythology #34
11 mins 7th - 12th
Hopefully scholars won't make like a tree and leave before watching the 34th video in the Crash Course World Mythology series. Pupils analyze stories about mythical trees from Biblical, Norse, Hindu, and Buddhist traditions. In addition,...
India: Crash Course History of Science #4
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ever wonder where the ideas of land management and forestry came from? Welcome to ancient India! Travel back in time using a video, the fourth in the History of Science series. The narrator describes the relationship between science and...
Philosophy - Schopenhauer
9 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Are love and the will to life at odds? Arthur Schopenhauer's take on human nature and the importance of love—as well as the unimportance of happiness—is the focus of a philosophy video that compares Schopenhauer's worldview to Buddhism.
Classical Civilizations: The Rise of States and Empires
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
History is full of great empires rising to power—and falling into dust. But what does religion and a society's belief system have to do with a civilization's fate? A thorough explanation of the impact of world religions on their...
The Intersecting Legacies of the Twin Towers and the Bamiyan Buddhas
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Middle schoolers either remember or have heard of the attacks on the World Trade Center, but they may not know about its connection to the Bamiyan Buddhas, which were attacked exactly six months earlier. Explore the relationships between...
World History Medieval and Early Modern Times
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
A slew of graphic organizers, worksheets, and student activities are packaged here for your world history pupils. From comparing and contrasting the Qur'an and Sunnah, studying cultural diffusion across eastern nations, or examining the...
AP Human Geography Comparative World Religions Project
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The guidelines and graphic organizer of this resource are great tools for beginning a comparative religions project with your class! After completing an information sheet comparing six major world religions (Judaism, Confucianism,...
Comparative Religion Investigation: What Happens When We Die?
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How do different religions offer explanations for what happens when we die? Invite your learners to consider the variance and complexity of religious beliefs, and to research and compare/contrast the concept of death and afterlife...
Dalai Lama: Free Expression and Religion
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How is religious freedom connected to the conflict between China and Tibet? After reading an online passage of background information, your learners will divide into groups and both read and view an interview with the Dalai Lama. They...
The Story of India - The Power of Ideas - 5/6
10 mins 6th - 12th
The fifth video in a six-video series about the history of India focuses on Ashoka the Great. The video follows a narrator as he explores various parts of India where Ashoka made his mark as a conquerer and then later as an advocate for...