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Amusement Park of the Ancient Ages: Amusement of Ancient Times

General Resources

Ancient History
 

Social Studies for Kids


Ancient History for Kids


World Book Encyclopedia  (need password from Library Resources page here.)


Britannica Encyclopedia     (need password from Library Resources page here.)

 

Online textbook

https://student.teachtci.com/student/sign_in

Teacher email: ksvail@bluevalleyk12.org OR aparker@bluevalleyk12.org
User name and password should be the same as when they log in a school computer

Chapters 4-6: Meso
Chapters 7, 8, 9, 11: Egypt
Chapters 19-24 China
Chapters 25-31: Greece
Chapters 32-36, 38: Rome
Chapters 40-45, 48:  Middle Ages
Chapters 49-53: Maya/Inca/Aztecs

Below are topics to cover during research.

Topic 1) The Society and Culture: Food? Religion? Arts? Achievements? What were the social issues of the time (poverty? health?) Significant Events and People? Leisure? What was the civilizations lasting impact(s)?  

Topic 2) Politics and Law: What kinds of conflicts were there? Relationships within the civilization? With other civilizations? What was their government systems? Rights and Responsibilities? Laws? What was the civilizations lasting impact(s)?  

Topic 3) Economy and Technology:  What did they do for work? How did they trade? What did they trade? Who did they trade with and for what? Currency? What was the civilizations lasting impact(s)?  

Topic 4) Environment: Boundaries? Maps? Landscape: Mountains, Deserts, Water? Division and usage of land? How did the resources and the land effect the way people lived? Climate? What was the civilizations lasting impact(s)?