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9-12 World History Presentation
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Students will create a digital presentation of their topic.  Areas highlighted will be Human-Environment Interaction, Politics, Economics, Culture (to include Religion) and Technology.  Students will also discuss the important points of the previously created timeline. 

Subject:
World History
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
William Allred
Carrie Robledo
Date Added:
05/06/2021
The Development of Athenian Democracy
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This article traces the history of government in Athens from the earliest kings to democracy. The article cites primary sources and explains the role of both Draco and Solon in the development of Athenian democracy.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Social Studies
World History
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
The Stoa: a Consortium for Scholarly Publication in the Humanities
Author:
Christopher W. Blackwell
Date Added:
02/26/2019
The Great Qing Code: Law and Order During China's Last Dynasty
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In this lesson, students explore the origins and implementation of the Qing Code in Chinese history. Discussion questions are provided. In an associated activity, students will investigate a criminal case and act as they think judges would during the Qing Dynasty.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Constitutional Rights Foundation
Date Added:
01/30/2017
Hammurabi's Code: What Does It Tell Us About Old Babylonia?
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Students learn about life in Babylonia through the lens of Hammurabi's Code. This lesson is designed to extend world history curricula on Mesopotamia and to give students a more in-depth view of life in Babylonia during the time of Hammurabi.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Social Studies
World History
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Diagram/Illustration
Lesson
Lesson Plan
Primary Source
Simulation
Provider:
National Endowment for the Humanities
Provider Set:
EDSITEments
Author:
David Kleiner
Date Added:
02/26/2019
The Hebrews and the Foundation of Western Law
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In this lesson, students read about how the Ten Commandments and many other elements of Hebrew law provided a major source for the development of western legal systems and democracy. A set of discussion questions is provided. In an associated activity, students discuss whether the Ten Commandments should be posted in public school classrooms.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Constitutional Rights Foundation
Date Added:
02/08/2017
Life in Ancient Mesopotamia: The Role of Women
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In this activity, students use a copy of Hammurabi's Laws to discover what rights women did and did not have in ancient Mesopotamia. They will then do research to compare the lives of women in Mesopotamia with the roles and social status of women in ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, China, or the ancient Americas.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
The Oriental Institute of The University of Chicago
Date Added:
05/17/2017
The Origins of Islamic Law
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In this lesson, students explore the history of Sharia law. Discussion questions are provided. In an associated activity, students extend their understanding by taking a closer look at statements concerning the classic Sharia of the 10th century and making inferences about Islamic society.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Constitutional Rights Foundation
Date Added:
01/27/2017
Origins of Legal Power and Authority: Divine Law in Early Human Cultures
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In this lesson, students will participate in short mock arguments, with commentary from the judges, on a similar fact scenario presented under three different legal ancient regimes – Mesopotamian, Egyptian, and Greek.

Subject:
Social Studies
World History
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Philadelphia Bar Association
Author:
Advancing Civics Education
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Solon Put Athens on the Road to Democracy
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In this lesson, students read about Solon, a social and political reformer of ancient Rome. A set of discussion questions is provided. In an associated activity, students will consider activities American citizens should participate in to keep our democracy strong.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Constitutional Rights Foundation
Date Added:
02/02/2017
Sumer, Codified Laws, and Society
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Students will complete an overview of Sumer and then move in to analyzing Hammurabi's Code. They will determine if Hammurabi's Code meets the needs of individuals or society as a whole. 

Subject:
World History
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Author:
LAUREN SCHAEFER
Date Added:
10/29/2019
The Tax Farmer of Mari
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In this lesson, students read a fictional story based on the descriptions of Babylonian life, including how taxes were collected. A set of discussion questions is provided. In an associated activity, students play various roles in a simulation trial to settle the dispute introduced in the fictional story they read.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Constitutional Rights Foundation
Date Added:
02/17/2017
Unit 1: River Valley Civilizations
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This unit brings together multimedia resources describing early human migrations and river valley civilizations. Multiple documents are available for examining the social and governmental developments in ancient Mesopotamia, the Indus Valley, Egypt and China.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
Weebly
Date Added:
03/30/2017
When Roman Law Ruled the Western World
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In this lesson, students review the elements of civil and criminal law that the Romans introduced and has provided the foundation for the legal systems of most nations in the Western world today. A set of discussion questions is provided. In an associated activity, students will practice writing international law for various topics.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Constitutional Rights Foundation
Date Added:
02/08/2017