Mankind: Story of Us All, produced by the History Channel, is an excellent video series on YouTube that provides a student friendly history of the entire world (from nomads to modern) in 12 videos. Each video is 45 minutes, a theme in history over an era. An example of the Mankind Videos is here: http://youtu.be/25anilbzoZY
This product provides outlines for videos 9 through 12 (180 minutes of video instruction), by using a question format to guide the students as to what to take notes on. It also indicates the time in the video when that topic will begin.
(0:00-14:00) Question 1
(14:00 - 25:00) Question 2...
Included in this resource:
- Suggestions of how to use the videos and the outlines in your classroom.
- Individual links to each of the Mankind videos.
- Outlines for videos #9-12. Topics:
#9 Pioneers (The transformation of New Worlds, opened up by colonization and exploration)
#10 Revolutions (The impact of Enlightenment ideas, the Industrial Revolution, Urbanization and Imperialism in Asia)
#11 Speed (The impact of Mass Production and Mass Media in shaping the early 1900s - Through WWI and the Titanic)
#12 New Frontiers (Roads, Atomic Energy, and Mass Media in the 1900s)
NOTE: I do not own or claim rights to the videos. The videos are free and available on YouTube. This is a resource to help students and teachers make better use of this free video series in the classroom. If you have a question on whether this resource is right for you, please ask before purchasing.