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Post-Classical: Regional and Transregional Interactions

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
International trade from 600 AD to 1450 AD resulted in the flourishing of post-classical civilizations, the expansion of Islam across many regions, and the transmission of rare materials and innovative ideas — not to mention the spread...
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History vs. Genghis Khan

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
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...
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The Rise and Fall of the Mongol Empire

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Temujin, aka Chinggis Khan, united the many Mongol tribes to create the largest contiguous empire in history. A short video details Temujin's many accomplishments and the impact his traders had on the rest of Europe and Asia.
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Global History and Geography Examination: August 2011

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
The Mongols, Spanish, and Ottomans all rewrote history with their conquest and control of empires. Yet, each made its mark differently. Using a variety of secondary and primary sources, pupils consider the similarities and differences...
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Geography Now! Mongolia

For Students 8th - Higher Ed Standards
The country of Mongolia brings to mind its epic past, including the famous Genghis Kahn. As seen in the video resource, the central Asian nation is still home to a nomadic culture, as about a third of its people live like the Mongols...
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How to Grow Your Own Glacier

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Did you know that in some parts of the world that glaciers can be grown? And that grown glaciers can be used to provide irrigation water? The narrator of a fascinating video reveals how growing glaciers can fight climate change. And...
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The Mughal Empire and Historical Reputation: Crash Course World History #217

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
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...
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The Travels of Marco Polo

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Were the stories of Marco Polo's travels and interactions with the Mongols actually true? Using an excerpt from the book The Travels of Marco Polo, your young historians will answer guiding questions to discuss the accuracy and...
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Wait for It...The Mongols!

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
While many may imagine the Mongols stereotypically as a barbarian and brutal people, Mr. Green invites his audiences to consider the complexity and impact of this once great empire. This episode covers the benefits, consequences, and...
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Writing Exercises: The Crusades IV

For Students 7th - 8th
If your kids have a grasp on the basics of the Crusades they'll have no problem answering each of these short answer questions. They'll describe Eastern Orthodox Christian views of the Crusades, the role of Pope Urban II, and the impact...
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China Overview: A Brief History of Chinese Dynasties

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Sometimes all you need is a quick reminder and a brief outline to help put information in order. Present your class with an outline of the major accomplishments, individuals, and culture that marked each of China's ten Dynasties. This is...
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On the Road with Marco Polo: Marco Polo in China

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners investigate who the Mongols were and where their empire was located. They research Kublai Khan and the region he ruled. They study the major products of 13th Century China.
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The Mongol Empire: As Emperor of China, Kublai Khan encourages foreign trade.

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Establish an understanding of the rise and fall of Kublai Khan and the Mongol Empire in China. Included are well-organized informational slides and a fabulous timeline.
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Mongol Eurasia and Its Aftermath: 1200-1500

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
Are you teaching a unit on the Mongols and their conquest for power throughout Eurasia? Use this slideshow to note major events, key players, and effects of Mongol rule from 1200-1500 AD. Topics covered include nomadism, Mongol religion,...
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Marco Polo and The Mongols: Reading Comprehension

For Students 8th - 10th
Here are two reading passages one on the life and times of Marco Polo and one on the Mongol Empire. Included are 7 comprehension questions. A great way to practice reading informational texts with high comprehension or for comparative...
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Marco Polo and China

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Globalization started a long time ago. Think back to one of the first international explorers Marco Polo. This slide-show describes what he did, how he influenced Kublai Khan, and his long journey route. Use this resource to review or...
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The Mughal Invasion

For Students 7th - 8th
The conquest of India in 1526 is the topic of this reading comprehension learning exercise. Pupils will read the provided passage then answer 2 critical-thinking questions. Great for homework or for resource learners.
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The Mongol Conquests: The Mongols, a nomadic people from the steppe, conquer settled societies across much of Asia.

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Introduce the Mongol Empire, its rulers, and major conquests. This easy-to-follow and brief slide show, highlights key events, timelines, and players of the Mongolian reign. Also, the concepts of the Asian steppe and nomadic life are...
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Asia Powerpoint

For Teachers 7th - 10th
The first half of this presentation discusses three main Asian empires from 1200 - 1605 (Mongol, Ottoman, Mughal) and their attributes. The slides then progress into Chinese and Japanese cultures, religions, and inventions. This...
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The Mongol Impact, 1206 – 1360

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students explore the Mongol impact. In this world history lesson, students analyze primary sources in order to investigate the continuity and discontinuity within China under Mongol rule.
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Writing Exercises: The Mongols II

For Students 9th - 12th
How did the Mongol Empire become so impressive? Use this writing exercise to get your scholars examining Mongol culture...and writing about it! Although there isn't much to it, the three writing prompts are clear, relevant, and...
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Genghis Khan

For Students 5th - 8th
In this Mongol Empire learning exercise, students read a 1-page selection about Genghis Khan and then respond to 5 short answer questions about the selection.
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The Golden Horde

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students examine the impact of the Golden Horde. In this world history instructional activity, students listen to a lecture presented by their instructor regarding the army of Tartars led by Batu Khan. Students write pieces that...
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The Mongol Conquests

For Students 9th - 10th
In this Mongol Conquests worksheet, students write short answers to questions about the rise of the Mongols, the Khanates, and the Pax Mongolica.