World History

Bubonic Plague
How did the Black Death spread across Europe.  Map the route the disease traveled.

Catalhoyuk
Make a neolithic meal, excavate a site, view videos of a dig.

Evolutionary Milestones Review

Use the "Quizzlet" to review names and firsts

Indian Ocean Trade Routes
Investigate primary sources that illustrate historical interactions across time and territory.

Indus Valley
The BBC has done a fantastic job collecting activities and images to introduce you to this remarkable civilization. Explore with Professor Indus.

Marco Polo
Video:  Watch a short film to gain background knowledge about Marco Polo's journey.
Map: Click on the map to follow Polo's route
Routes Map Image : Look at the Polo's routes on a map
One Man's Odyssey: Time magazine compares the routes of Battuta, Polo and Zheng He.
Ibn Battuta's Routes Look at Battuta's routes on a map. 

Religions of the World
A great introduction to the origins and beliefs of the world's major religions.

Religions of the World 2
Another great introduction to the origins and beliefs of the world's major religions.
Religions of the World 3
Clear, concise basic elements of the world's religions.

Religions: Worldviews
A quick look at the fundamental beliefs and practices of various religions.

Stone Age Vocabulary
Use the "Quizzlet" to review terms

What does it mean to be human?
Explore the Smithsonian's timeline of human history and extensive articles, photos and video offerings.