We found 82 resources with the concept civilizations
Easter Islanders Made Tools, Not War
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewWhen studying artifacts, especially tools, how do archaeologists determine what the devices were used for? In what ways might researchers' previous experiences influence their perception of an artifact? An article about researchers'...
The End of Civilization (In the Bronze Age): Crash Course World History
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Middle East during the Bronze Age was made up of many different civilizations, but based on economic, trade, and familial connections, one could consider the region as its own civilization. Learn more about the Middle East during the...
Disease! Crash Course World History 203
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
International exploration and trade have largely carved out the world we know now. However, these historical movements often contributed to widespread pandemics of diseases, including the Bubonic Plague and other regional illnesses that...
Classical Civilizations: The Rise of States and Empires
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
History is full of great empires rising to power—and falling into dust. But what does religion and a society's belief system have to do with a civilization's fate? A thorough explanation of the impact of world religions on their...
An Introduction to Samuel Huntington’s The Clash of Civilizations
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In 1996, Samuel Huntington predicted that in a post-Cold War world, the primary source of conflict would be due to cultural and religious differences, rather than ideological ones. Introduce The Clash of Civilizations with a short,...
Is There a Limit to Technological Progress?
5 mins 7th - 12th
Have you ever looked at the newest smartphone and wondered if we have reached the apex of technological advancement? Journey through an exploratiovn of the Kardashev and Barrow scales to see how Earth's civilization can still advance in...
Could Human Civilization Spread Across the Whole Galaxy?
5 mins 7th - 12th
Ever heard of von Neumann machines? These self-replicating machines could allow for the expansion of human civilization beyond Earth. The video describes how this type of technology could open many doors for exploration and life.
Ancient Civilizations: Crash Course History
6th - 12th
Never before have ancient civilizations been so clearly described in such succinct video segments...and here are six of them for your World History students! Persians, Greeks, Buddhists, Romans, and more! Watch as John Green delves into ancient complexities and controversies across the globe.
Assess with Charts: Compare and Contrast
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
If you're short on time and need a quick graphic organizer to help your learners connect history to the present, check out this resource. This worksheet can be useful for a visit to a museum or in conjunction with a reading assignment,...
Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Delve into the world of Malian ruler Mansa Musa, the development and culture of African kingdoms such as the Swahili civilization, the use of oral tradition, and the spread of Islam across trade routes. The narrator does an excellent job...
Location, Location, Location: Civilization's Ultimate Advantage
9th - 12th
Students discover how geographical advantages, locational and regional, ultimately led to western Eurasian societies' disproportionate accounting of world power and innovation. They utilize a workbook which can be downloaded within this...