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2000 Years of Chinese History! The Mandate of Heaven and Confucius
12 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
John Green summarizes the ebb and flow of dynasties in 2000 years of ancient Chinese history up to the Chinese Revolution of 1911. He discusses the development and influence of the mandate of heaven, as well as an overview of...
How Did the Shang and Zhou Dynasties Influence Chinese Civilization?
6th - 8th
A presentation with purpose is always worth a second look. Review questions kick off this review on the Shang and Zhou Dynasties. Feudal government, achievements, art, and location of both dynasties are covered. A compare and contrast...
Yu the Engineer and Flood Stories from China: Crash Course World Mythology #17
9 mins 7th - 12th
Ancient China is flooded with myths about deluges. Scholars explore Chinese flood myths using the 17th video from the Crash Course World Mythology series. Learners meet an emperor named Yu the Engineer, who worked tirelessly to end...
The Mughal Empire and Historical Reputation: Crash Course World History #217
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
One of the most enduring monuments to Muslim history in the world, the Taj Mahal, was built during the rule of the Mughal Empire. Learn more about the Mongolian and Persian history of the Mughal Empire, including the historical...
Floods in the Ancient Near East: Crash Course World Mythology #16
10 mins 7th - 12th
What do floods signify in ancient mythology? Pupils explore the topic of flooding with the 16th installment in the Crash Course World Mythology video series. Scholars analyze the Epic of Gilgamesh, Noah's Ark, and a Zoroastrian flood story.
Ch 2: Early China, Nubia, Meroe, and The First Civilizations in the Americas 2000-221 BCE
8th - 10th
While this presentation is somewhat lacking, it may be just enough to supplement a lesson on early civilizations. Young historians provide a brief overview of the politics, society, and technology of ancient China, Nubia, and...
Ancient East/West Enigma, Hypothesis on Antiquity, The Search for a Beginning
7th - 12th
Students identify Neolithic cultures in South East Asia and China, possibly precursors to the ancient civilizations being compared. In this world history lesson plan, students construct a presentation of a group hypothesis based on...
Pantheons of the Ancient Mediterranean: Crash Course World Mythology #7
13 mins 11th - Higher Ed
The eighth video of 41 in the Crash Course World Mythology series helps shed some light on why the sun was so incredibly important to ancient Egyptians. Viewers learn all about pantheons, or families of gods, and myths from the ancient...
Charles V and the Holy Roman Empire: Crash Course World History #219
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Charles V was the emperor of the Holy Roman Empire during its (arguably) most tumultuous period: the Protestant Reformation. Examine Charles V's rise to power, lofty objectives, and ultimate failure with a video from Crash Course World...
Japan in the Heian Period and Cultural History: Crash Course World History 227
14 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
When your class thinks of medieval history, they probably think of European castles and knights. But they may not know that the Heian period in Japan, which coincided with the Middle Ages in Europe, saw a significant development in...