We found 13 resources with the concept empires
2018 AP® World History Free-Response QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How 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...
The Rise and Fall of the Assyrian EmpireLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
An emphasis on constant innovation, efficient administration, and excellent infrastructure was the hallmark of the Assyrian Empire. Introduce viewers to what was considered the first real empire that ruled the Middle East for over 300...
Ancient RomeLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Veritas nunquam perit. The timeless truths and lessons learned from the ancient Romans can be found in a collection that not only looks at the art and architecture, the cultural happenings, and the political structure, but also traces the factors that led to the rise and fall of the Roman Empire.
History vs. Genghis KhanLesson Planet
6 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What place should Genghis Khan hold in history: vicious thirteenth century warlord, or cultural unifier who set the stage for the modern world? TED-Ed illuminates viewers with arguments behind both historical perspectives and provides...
Writing Exercise: The Han and Roman EmpiresLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Combine subjects with a cross-curricular writing exercise. Although limited as an engaging or interactive activity, this Han and Roman Empires worksheet has learners responding to 3 clear and simple prompts, each of which can easily lead...