We found 287 resources with the concept medieval history
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...
Mansa Musa, One of the Wealthiest People Who Ever Lived
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover the complex, rich legacy of fourteenth century African king Mansa Musa, who is said to have been one of the wealthiest individuals who has ever lived. Young historians will learn about trade routes between the Mediterranean and...
The Wars That Inspired Game of Thrones
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Discover how the power struggle between two noble families in the historical conflicts of the War of the Roses served as the basis for much of the drama in the hit series Game of Thrones. This animated video dissects shifts in the rule...
Unit 2: Development of Feudalism in Western Europe
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
How did feudalism help to establish order in Europe during the Middle Ages after the fall of the Roman Empire? Here you'll find a collection of videos and a student packet of worksheets to supplement your unit on the subject.
The Dark Ages - Part 1 - The Sacking of Rome
7 mins 6th - 12th
The Dark Ages began with the fall of the Roman Empire. In 410 AD the Visigoths sack Rome with Alaric heading the charge. While this clip is somewhat over dramatic in its historic description, the causes of the attack on Rome are clearly...
The Story of India - The Meeting of Two Oceans - 3/6
10 mins 6th - 12th
Part-three of this six part series begins with a dramatization of a battle between Indians and Muslims which led to the dawn of the Mughal Empire. Unlike other Muslim rulers in India, the Mughal leader was a devote Sufi and had a deep...
The Story of India - The Meeting of Two Oceans - 1/6
10 mins 9th - 12th
Episode one of this six-part series on the influence of Islam in India begins with the tale of a great Muslim, Machmud. Learners will learn how under the guise of Sufism and religion, Machmud came and plundered the wealth of India. This...