We found 562 reviewed resources for farming history
Ancient River Valley Civilizations
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Ziggurats, cuneiform writing, the Tower of Babel, hieroglyphics, pyramids, the Great Wall. Launch a unit on ancient cultures, with a presentation that introduces viewers to ancient Mesopotamia, Babylonia, Sumer, Egypt, Indus, and China....
Women's History: Glass Windows; Glass Ceilings
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover stories about women's history in beautiful stained glass windows. The second in a three-part series teaches scholars about a famous artistic style of stained glass windows and the influential women that used art to impact...
Migrations and Intensification: Crash Course Big History #7
14 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What happens when the earth reaches its carrying capacity of humans? As human populations grow, societies change from hunters and gatherers to agriculture to the industrial age and beyond. A video takes a global perspective of migration...
How Farming Planted the Seeds for the Internet
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is farming the greatest innovation in all of history? Watch as modern technology and advancements are traced back to the invention of farming in the Neolithic Revolution. The video illustrates how agricultural surplus led to division of...
How did Life in Egypt affect Medicine: Ancient Medicine
7th - 9th
Connect ancient Egyptian life ways affected their medical practices. Each side presents several facts connecting economy, skilled workers, trade, writing, farming, and religion to ancient medicine. This is a very interesting presentation...
Medieval China: Crash Course History of Science #8
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Medieval Chinese scientists were the masters of invention! Explore the wonders of the Far East through the eighth installment in a 15-part History of Science series. The resource covers contributions to science and technology by dynasty,...
The Americas and Time Keeping: Crash Course History of Science #5
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Time, time, time ... see how it shaped an entire culture! Science scholars discover the mysteries of the Mayan and Incan cultures during the fifth video in a History of Science series. The narrator shows how these time keepers developed...
Farming Tools of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
Third graders explore the use of farming implements. In this colonial America lesson, 3rd graders examine and compare the farming tools and tasks of the 18th and 19th centuries as well as today. Students collaborate to present skits that...
Farming in Ancient Mesopotamia: An Ancient Civil Engineering Problem
Sixth graders identify the major obstacles in farming in Mesopotamia. They work together to design and build a model that solves these problems. They write a short essay that describes the problems and their possible solutions.