World History

SYLLABUS

Unit 1

SSWH1 Presentation – Civilizations & Mesopotamia

Textbook Chapter  2 – Early River Valley Civilizations

DBQ: Hammurabi’s Code  – Is it justice? Document Questions & Paper Specifics

SSWH2 Presentation – China & India

Textbook Chapter 3 – People & Ideas on the Move

Textbook Chapter 7  – India & China Establish Empires

SSWH3 Presentation  – Greece & Rome

Textbook Chapter 5 – Classical Greece

Textbook Chapter 6 – Ancient Rome & Early Christianity

Ancient Greek & Roman Trading Cards

Belief Systems Graphic Organizer

World’s Religions & Belief Systems

Unit 2

Presentation – New Empires Emerge SSWH4 & SSWH5

The History Channel Dark Ages Documentary

The History Channel Dark Ages Documentary Discussion Questions

Unit 2  –  New Empires Emerge Worksheet

Textbook Chapter 10 – The Muslim World

Textbook Chapter 11 – Byzantines, Russians, and Turks Interact

Significance Project – The Dark Ages

 

UNIT 3

Unit 3 Vocabulary

SSSWH7  –  Medieval Times & The Middle Ages

SSWH9 – The Renaissance

SSWH13 – 17th & 18th Century European Change Agents

Robin Hood Documentary

Middle Ages Documentary

Renaissance DBQ Questions

Reformation & Counter Reformation Presentation SSWH9

Reformation & Counter Reformation Guided Notes

Unit 3 Study Guide

Renaissance Key Terms & Map Assignment

Martin Luther & Protestant Reformation Video

Martin Luther Cartoon Activity

Renaissance Webquest

UNIT 4

Unit 4 Vocabulary

SSWH6 Presentation

SSWH8 Presentation

SSWH10 Presentation

Africa Map Activity 1

Aztec-Mayan-Inca Web Quest

Textbook Ch 8 – African Civilizations

Textbook Ch 9 – The Americas: A Separate World

Textbook Ch 15 – Societies & Empires of Africa

Textbook Ch 16 – People and Empires in the Americas

Unit 4 Study Guide

Unit 4 Vocabulary

UNIT 5

SSWH14 Presentation – Age of Revolutions

Textbook Ch 21 – Absolute Monarchs in Europe

Textbook Ch 22 – Enlightenment & Revolutions

Textbook Ch 23 – The French Revolution & Napoleon

Textbook Ch 24 – Nationalists Revolutions Sweep the West

Unit 5 Vocabulary

Revolutions Organizer

Revolutions Organizer Presentation

Revolutions Picture Project

Absolute Rule Organizer 

Unit 5 Study Guide

 

UNIT 6

Unit 6 Vocabulary

Unit 6 Vocabulary – Word Document

SSWH15 & SSWH16 Presentations  – Industrial Revolution / Imperialism / Nationalism

English Industrial Revolution Documentary

English Industrial Revolution Reading & Questions

International Political Cartoon Analysis Activity

World War I Organizer

Text  – Ch 25 & 26: The Industrial Revolution & Age of Democracy and Progress

Text – Ch 27: Age of Imperialism

Text – Ch 28: Transformations and the Globe

Text – Ch 29: The Great War

Text – Ch 30: Revolution and Nationalism

 

UNIT 7

Vocabulary and Assignment

Text Ch 32: World War II

SSWH17 Presentation

SSWH18 Presentation

Study Guide

Timeline Project

 

UNIT 8

Standards Group Project

Text Ch 33: Restructuring the Postwar World

Text Ch 34: The Colonies Become New Nations

Text Ch 35: Struggles For Democracy – Sect 1 * Sect 2 * Sect 3 * Sect 4 * Sect 5

Text Ch 36: Global Interdependence – Sect 1 * Sect 2 * Sect 3 * Sect 4 * Sect 5

 

 

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