Welcome to Mr. Ridgway's World History Series!
This episode is part of a larger series of short, interactive, and engaging lessons for students in World History.
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Episode 9: The Indus River Valley
Time: 60-80 Minutes
Topic: This episode covers the development of Indus River Valley & early civilizations present there (the Mauryan & Gupta Empires). It also contains a differentiated reading Jigsaw activity on the achievements of the Gupta Empire. Last but not least, the episode contains an activity where students can make a comic about Asoka from the Mauryan Empire.
-Mini-Lesson with scaffolded Cornell-style notes: fill-in-the-blank, free-form, and digital
-Interactive StoryMap Activity & links to YouTube Videos
-Differentiated reading activity
-"Asoka Comic" Activity
Formats: Word, Google Apps, PDF.
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Tags: Indus River Valley, Mauryan Emipre, Gupta Empire, Chandragupta, Asoka, Ridgway History