Middle School World History for Today's Students

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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
If you're going to "attack" an Ancient Empire, you'll need to be prepared! I've created this Intelligence Report where students must gather information about the basics of the Byzantine Empire like Justinian, Theodora, Procopius, a Map of the
Subjects:
Middle Ages
Grades:
8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Worksheets
$14.00
13 ratings
3.9
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
Here is a 12 page reading focusing on the 5 Reasons I use for the Decline of the Middle Ages: the MAGNA CARTA, CRUSADES, REVIVAL OF TRADE AND GROWTH OF TOWNS, BLACK DEATH, & THE HUNDRED YEARS' WAR. I have always covered these topics separately
Subjects:
World History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Research, Study Guides, Worksheets
$15.00
3 ratings
4.0
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This visually appealing powerpoint reviews the 3 types of Medieval Castles (Motte & Bailey, Stone Keep, and Concentric). Through the use of MANY pictures students review the different types of castles and their parts. The powerpoint concludes
Subjects:
European History, Middle Ages
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$12.00
12 ratings
3.9
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
NEWLY UPDATED: This extensive powerpoint teaches the differences between 3 eras of Historical Art. Using famous works of art such as The Discobolus, The Narthax Tempanum, & The School of Athens, the powerpoint outlines aspects of art from that
Subjects:
European History, World History, Art History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$20.00
7 ratings
4.0
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This 9 slide powerpoint with Map & Pics outlines the reign of the "Greatest King of the Middle Ages" The presentation reviews the Frankish Kings briefly however its primary focus is the reign of Charlemagne, and his subsequent successors who
Subjects:
World History, History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$8.00
2 ratings
3.5
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
A straightforward introduction to the Renaissance powerpoint presentation I review with my students at the beginning of our unit. It addresses the WHAT, WHEN, WHERE, WHO, and HOW questions and offers a basis to build our unit upon.
Subjects:
European History, World History, History
Grades:
8th, 9th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$5.00
5 ratings
3.6
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This powerpoint presentation is a stress free way to inform your students about the 5 Pillars of the Islamic Faith. It breaks down each Pillar by their Arabic name, their literal meaning and important details/pictures of each.
Subjects:
World History, History, Middle Eastern Studies
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$7.00
2 ratings
4.0
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This is a reading I put together that summarizes life in Western Europe after the fall of the Western Roman Empire. I used a variety of sources and it briefly covers the likes of Clovis, Charles "The Hammer" Martel & The Battle of Tours,
Subjects:
World History, History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Handouts, Homework
$7.00
3 ratings
3.7
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This map activity asks student to label and shade the Roman Empire at its height, around the year 117 c.e. It also asks the students to label other important areas and geographic features.
Subjects:
World History, Geography
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities
$5.00
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This presentation outlines how Christianity grew in the Roman Empire, the Iconoclastic Controversy created major strife within the religion and then culminated with the Great Schism in 1054 ad A free Guided Note Wkst can be downloaded as a
Subjects:
European History, World History, Middle Ages
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$10.00
2 ratings
3.8
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This powerpoint is a GREAT way to introduce your Exploration unit. It covers When, Who (England, Spain, Portugal, France & Netherlands), Where, How(Technology) and Why-The 4 G's- GOODS, GOLD, GLORY, & GOD.
Subjects:
European History, World History, Geography
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$10.00
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This is a comprehensive, yet adolescent friendly reading about all three Punic Wars between the Roman Republic and the Carthaginian Empire. There are also ten questions to go along with the reading for comprehension.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Research, Worksheets
$10.00
1 rating
3.5
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
Students take on the role of "Shark" and "entrepreneur" in this 2-3 day activity. The majority of students take classic Renaissance creations such as the PIeta, The School of Athens, or The Prining Press and attempt to sell their idea to the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Handouts
$10.00
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This What, When, Where, Who, & Why Powerpoint is a great way to introduce the rise of the Roman Empire.
Subjects:
World History, History
Grades:
7th, 8th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$5.00
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
A mini project on the Hagia Sophia.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Projects, Activities
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
Students create a newscast about major events of the Byzantine Empire.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Assessment
$8.00
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
A guided reading about the fall of the Byzantine Empire. Includes guided questions and visuals and a gif.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Handouts
$7.00
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This page and a half long reading I wrote explains the idiosyncrasies of time pertaining to the Domino Effect and History. I use it in the first couple of days of class to explain just what History is and why it is important.
Subjects:
History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Lectures, Fun Stuff, Handouts
FREE
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4.0
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This powerpoint goes along with the Byzantine Empire Intelligence Report.
Subjects:
World History
Grades:
8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities
FREE
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By Middle School World History for Today's Students
This worksheet packet goes along with my Charlemagne and the Fall of the Franks powerpoint. It is free with purchase of poweroint
Subjects:
World History, History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets
FREE
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3.9
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