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Ancient Civilizations +Thinking Tool Diagrams

Ancient Civilizations +Thinking Tool Diagrams
Ancient Civilizations +Thinking Tool Diagrams
Ancient Civilizations +Thinking Tool Diagrams
Ancient Civilizations +Thinking Tool Diagrams
Ancient Civilizations +Thinking Tool Diagrams
Ancient Civilizations +Thinking Tool Diagrams
Ancient Civilizations +Thinking Tool Diagrams
Ancient Civilizations +Thinking Tool Diagrams
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97 MB|118 pages
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History Social Science - Students in 6th grade expand their understanding of people and events of the ancient civilizations. A great time saver for teachers with over 200 thinking diagrams.

Ancient Civilizations covered:
• First Civilization (early humans)
• Egypt & Kush
• Ancient Israelites
• Ancient India
• Ancient China
• Ancient Americas
• Ancient Greek
• Greek Civilization
• Rise of Rome
• Roman Civilization
• Early Christianity
Common Core Standards: 6.1, 6.A.1, 6.A.3, 6.B.1, 6.3-7,

DOWNLOAD: over 50 pages (index card 5x3 size with 4up on each page) to be copied/drawn out for students to use to preview or review material.

PLUS: 8 thinking tool diagrams template pages (8.5x11 size)
BONUS: Crossword puzzles (with or without word list)
BONUS: Ancient Egyptian Paper Foldable
BONUS: Poster of important people from world history

• FIRST CIVILIZATION (early humans, Hammurabi, agriculture, timeline, development, Assyrian & Chaldean empire, paleolithic, neolithic, Mesopotamia, inventions, Sumeria)
• EGYPT & KUSH (pyramid, society, growth, beliefs, geography, pharaohs, timeline, Egyptian Cinderalla story, Ramses II, Hatshepsut, compare with Israel & Greece)
• ANCIENT ISRAELITES (jewish holidays, Hebrew prophets, timeline, kings, growth, compare with Phoenicians, movement of the Israelites, compare & contrast with Hinduism & Egypt, David, Solomon, commandments)
• ANCIENT INDIA (empires, Harapan, Aryans, timeline, Hinduism, Buddhism, caste system, social levels, four noble truths, inventions, Maurya, Gupta, Hindu gods, Tiger Brahman & Jackal story, Asoka, Buddha, monsoon season, compare with China)
• ANCIENT CHINA (dynasties, philosophers, timeline, Han dynasty, silk road, Shang society, civilization, compare with India)
• ANCIENT AMERICAS (timeline, cause & effect, describe civilization, beliefs, government, contributions, Olmec, Moche, Mayan)
• ANCIENT GREEK (timeline, Persian empire, Sparta, Athens, Persian wars, stories, Minoans, Mycenaeans, compare with US democracy, gods, civilization, scientists, compare with Rome)
• GREEK CIVILIZATION (spread of culture, Alexander the Great, Age of Pericles, cause & effect, philosophers, poetry & fable, story of Icarus & Daedalus)
• RISE OF ROME (decline, timeline, compare with Greek gods, Constantine, Julius Caesar, fall of Rome, Pax Romana, Peloponnesian war, rise of Persia, Punic wars, compare west and east empire
• ROMAN CIVILIZATION (describe civilization, contributions, republic, government, story of Baucis & Philemon, compare with Greece, culture, view US government)
• EARLY CHRISTIANITY (church, beliefs, parables, testament, timeline, spread of Christianity in Roman Empire, compare Jewish & Islam religion)
• MISC (analogies of civilizations, geography, development, beliefs, contributions, governments, language, writing, kings, leaders, major religions, gods, 7 wonders, archaeological dig, philosophy, maps, cornell notes combined with thinking maps, benefit of note taking, group work, academic vocabulary, reason for good grades)

Paper Foldable - besides being fun to make, when you create foldables, you are activating your whole brain. It has many benefits like developing eye hand co-ordination, attention to detail, perseverance, spatial skills, reasoning and sequencing skills. According to the latest research on the brain, when both hands are engaged, motor impulses activate the language portion of the brain.
+Thinking diagrams are visuals that students use to graphically map out ideas and enhance their learning. These model includes eight different organizers with a different purpose:

• Brainstorming/Revelations/Defining
• Identifying Part/Whole relationships

• Classifying/Grouping

• Comparing/Contrasting

• Analyzing Causes/Effects

• Displaying Analogies/Parallels

• Describing/Explaining/Elaborating
• Sequencing/Ordering

Students improve complex thinking skills and demonstrate increased student comprehension. The benefits of visual tools have been demonstrated through research and class observation. IMPROVES NOTE TAKING & HELP STUDY SKILLS.

Thank you for your continued support. As always, please let me know what you think and don't forget to rate the product.

Also available: History - Medieval Times
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