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Notetaking & Study Skills
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An Explanation of Learning Styles
 
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Online Research Links
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Foundations Unit (c. 8000 BCE - c. 600 CE)
     
Unit Handouts
Chapter Readings & Reading Guides
Unit Resources
Foundations Unit Calendar - Fall 2015
Level 1 Resources
Foundations Unit Calendar - Spring 2016
Crash Course WH #1: Agricultural Revolution
  Crash Course BH #7: Migration & Intensification
Big History Project - Threshold 7
     
     
Unit Assignments
Primary Source Documents
Level 2 Resources
Types of Societies Chart Hammurabi's Code Farmer Power from G,G,S
Unit 1 CCOT Chart
Epic of Gilgamesh The Plow and Now
Civilization Scavenger Hunt
Hymn to the Nile Worst Mistake in Human History
  Additional Ancient Civilization Documents  
  Sima Qian on Qin Shi Huangdi  
  Deeds of the Divine Augustus  
 
 
     
Unit 1 Videos
PowerPoints
Generic Unit Resources
Crash Course WH #1: Agricultural Revolution
Crash Course BH #7: Migration & Intensification History of the World in 7 Minutes
Crash Course WH #201: Rethinking Civilization World Religions David Christian's History of the World TED Talk
Crash Course WH #2: Indus Valley What is a Civilization, Anyway?
Crash Course WH #3: Mesopotamia History of Religion Animated Map
Crash Course WH #4: Egypt
 
It's History: Chinese Bronze Age    
   
     
     
   
     
     
     
     
     

 

Post-Classical Unit (600-1450 CE)
     
Unit Handouts
Reading Guides
Unit Resources
The Silk Roads
A Short History of the Silk Roads
  Silk Roads Crash Course
Silk Roads or Steppe Roads?
The Mongols  
    Indian Ocean Trade
Unit Readings
PowerPoints
Introduction to the Indian Ocean World
The Silk Roads Indian Ocean Crash Course
The Silk Roads Map Southernization
Religion and Gender  
Southernization Trans-Saharan Trade
Epic of Sundiata Mansa Musa & Islam in Africa Crash Course
Magna Carta
   
 
     
Bad Weather Assignments Unit Assignments General Resources
Bad Weather Assignments Annotated Map Assignment
Japanese & European Feudalism Eurasia Map
Indian Ocean History - click on maps!
Comparing Feudalism from Stearns   The Indian Ocean & Global Trade
Way of Samurai DBQ   Islam in South Asia from Columbia University
The Aztecs Video  
European Feudalism from HowStuffWorks
The Lost Inca Empire  
    Mongols in World History
     

 

Early Modern Unit (1450 - 1750 CE)
 
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Unit Handouts
Guided Readings
Additional Unit Resources
Unit Calendar - Fall 2014
Worlds of the 15th Century
Indian Ocean History - click on maps!
History vs. Christopher Columbus from TED-Ed
  Rise of the Portuguese Empire
1450-1750 Annotated Course Description   Voyages: Trans-Atlantic Slave Database
 
Power Points
The Atlantic Slave Trade from TED-Ed
Additional Readings
Coffee Houses: The First Social Network
American Silver, Ottoman Decline
India in the World; the World in India
  Buddhism DBQ Sample Ching Shih: From Prostitute to Pirate Lord
   
Unit Assignments    
DBQ Pre-Columbian Americas    
DBQ Views of Foreigners World Trade Map  
Silver, Sugar, or Spices?    
  Sugar Documents Spice Documents
Silver Secondary Documents Bittersweet Isles Edible History - use all parts - Part I, II, III
Rich as Potosi Sweet Industry Nathaniel's Nutmeg Space Race
Early Global Commodities (click VoD on left) CC #24: The Atlantic Slave Trade Hunger for Spices
CC #25: The Spanish Empire & Silver Engenho System Chile Peppers in World Trade
The Silver Trade - Part I & II   No Innocent Spice: Nutmeg
Economies of Exploitation A Taste of Paradise: Cinnamon
Silver, Silk, and Manila   History of Cloves
The Manila Galleons    
  Sugar Primary Sources Spices Primary Sources
Silver Primary Sources Sugar Harvesting & Processing Spices & Vasco da Gama
Global Commodities - primary sources pg. 2 Sugar in the Atlantic World - use links on left
  Voltaire on Sugar  
     

 

Industrialization & Western Global Hegemony (1750-1914 CE)
     
Unit Handouts
Guided Readings
Great Links
Unit Calendar - Fall 2014
Global Story of the American Revolution
Unit Calendar - Spring 2015
The French Revolution
  Napoleon (w/Battlefield Simulator)
Haitian Revolution Crash Course
    U.S. Role in Haitian Revolution
Assignments
Power Points
Latin American Independence Crash Course
2010 DBQ - Global Industrialization  
2003 DBQ - Indentured Servitude  
2009 DBQ - African Responses Latin American Independence  
  Maji Maji Rebellion in the Congo
   
 
     
Additional Readings Project Resources  
Declaration of Independence Global Industrialization Project  
Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen Six Factors for Global Integration  
Simon Bolivar's Jamaica Letter Global Industrialization Video  
Haitian Revolution Handout    
Frederick Engels on Industrial Manchester    
   
ABC's for Baby Patriots    
     
     
     
     
     

 

The Twentieth Century (1914 - Present)
 
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Unit Handouts
Guided Readings
Great Links
Prelude to WWI - Part I
1914-Present Unit Calendar - Spring 2015
Prelude to WWI - Part II
  Prelude to WWI - Part III
  Trench Warfare
   

Additional Readings
Power Points
 
Treaty of Versailles  
The Economic Consequences of the Peace Japan & Road to World War II
Second Pan-African Congress Manifesto Asian Revolutions (Great Timelines)
Rape of Nanking Reading History of Israel & Palestine
20th Century Science Reading (for Mind Map) Iranian Revolution
 
The Cold War (revised)
 
Practice DBQs for 20th Century  
Cricket & Imperialism DBQ  
Olympics DBQ    
Green Revolution DBQ    
     
Unit Assignments    
Taboo Cards    
Chronology Cards    
     
     
     
     
     
   
     

 

AP Review Sessions
     
  AP World History Review Schedule  
 
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Student Review Projects
Review Session Power Points
Review Websites
(May have some inaccuracies; use at own risk)
 
Review Games - 20+ games under sophomore
Unit 1
Big Geography & Peopling of the Earth
Student's Friend - Overview of Essential Info
 
   
  Test-Taking Tips  
Unit 2
   
Development of Religious & Cultural Traditions
Content Specific Websites
Review Videos
Bridging World History - click VOD to watch
Indian Ocean History - click on maps!
 
Unit 3
A Short History of Islam
European Feudalism from HowStuffWorks
History of the World in Two Hours
Continuity & Innovation in State Forms
 
Increased Productive Capacity
Miscellaneous Links
 
Unit 4
Voyages: Trans-Atlantic Slavery Database
   
   
   
 
Regional History Websites
 
Unit 5
 
 
 
 
Asia for Educators & Students  
Global Migration
   
     
Unit 6
   
   
   
20th Century Revolutions
   
   
   
Global Economy, Society, & Culture
   
     
 
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