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Ancient civilizations

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Ancient Greece Historical Figure Cards

Free Printable Montessori-Inspired Multi-Part Cards for Studying Famous Ancient Greeks. Can be used for independent study or for a 2-player matching game.

The pyramid cultures shared the “Triptych Temple” and “GodSelf Icon.”

Significant evidence now exists that ancient cultures worldwide were all connected by a powerful religious symbol which I call the “GodSelf Icon,” that is especially conspicuous among the pyramid cultures.

The Mayan Steampunk Creatures That Will Save Us From The Apocalypse By Raúl Cruz (Racrufi).  What would have happened if ancient civilizations hadn't been colonized? Would their scientific improvements be the solution to many of our problems?   #HispanicHeritageMonth

Raul Cruz, aka Racrufi, is one of the most prominent fantasy artists in Latin America. He illustrates dystopian realities where Aztec and Mayan warriors have come from the future to save us.

A great resource for kids learning about Ancient Egypt.  How to make a Mummy! Frankly, being a bit old and squeamish, it's not really my cup of tea, but the kids seem to love it!

A great resource for kids learning about Ancient Egypt. How to make a Mummy! Frankly, being a bit old and squeamish, it's not really my cup of tea, but the kids seem to love it!

Hi teacher friends,     Ancient Civilizations has to be my favorite curriculum to teach. I find the ancient world fascinating, wi...

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Have you caught the Olympic fever? Saw Phelps, Bolt and other amazing Olympians win their fair share of medals in London? Think you know everything there is to know about the Olympics Games? Well, the 50 infographics below will definitely put that to the test. We have infographics

Have you caught the Olympic fever? Saw Phelps, Bolt and other amazing Olympians win their fair share of medals in London? Think you know everything there is to know about the Olympics Games? Well, the 50 infographics below will definitely put that to the test. We have infographics

The ancient civilizations of Mesoamerica developed accurate written calendars and of these, the calendar of the Maya is the most sophisticated.

The ancient civilizations of Mesoamerica developed accurate written calendars and of these, the calendar of the Maya is the most sophisticated.

The religion of the Urartu civilization, which flourished principally in ancient Armenia from the 9th to 6th century BCE, was a unique mix of indigenous, Hurrian and Mesopotamian gods and symbolism. The pantheon was headed by the trinity of Haldi, Teisheba, and Shivini, who were the principal beneficiaries of sacrifices and temples built in their honour. Inscriptions, dedications and representations in art are all a testimony to the importance of religion in Urartu culture.

The religion of the Urartu civilization, which flourished principally in ancient Armenia from the 9th to 6th century BCE, was a unique mix of indigenous, Hurrian and Mesopotamian gods and symbolism. The pantheon was headed by the trinity of Haldi, Teisheba, and Shivini, who were the principal beneficiaries of sacrifices and temples built in their honour. Inscriptions, dedications and representations in art are all a testimony to the importance of religion in Urartu culture.

ancient-civilizations

This ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS map shows the area from western Europe and Africa eastward to India and China. Activities, printed on the map, allow students to label the geographic features of the ancient world. Students see how geography affected movement and settlement! Students label the areas of early man, the cities and settlements of individual civilizations, and areas of conquest. An inset shows Greece in greater detail. FREE BONUS-- We send a FREE disk with all Ancient Civilizations map…