WORLD HISTORY AND CULTURE LESSONS, WORKSHEETS,
History of the Olympics
Students learn the history of the Olympics, the role women played in the games and compare the Greek Olympics to present day games.
Greeting Friends from Other Places
Students learn how children greet each other in Afghanistan and the country is located on a map in this lesson.
Living Through a Drought
Students learn how to recognize drought and how drought effects people.
Students learn the effect of irrigation and create a diagram of Egyptian irrigation.
Ancient Rome Word Search
Students find terms related to Ancient Rome in this word search.
Students examine political cartoons of the suffrage movement and discuss obstacles to women’s participation in politics.
Africa: Guided Web Search
Students research Africa and learn about music, children, read Swahili folk tales and make masks.
How Old is Old?
Students create a timeline of ancient Egypt.