Book Title: Ancient Civilizations - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Publisher: Gallopade International
Author: Carole Marsh
The Ancient Civilizations - Common Core Lessons and Activities
is designed to supplement your Social Studies resources, adding new Common Core rigor, analysis, writing, inference, text-dependent questions, and more into your daily instruction.
How to Use The Ancient Civilizations - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Work through the lessons and activities as a class to teach your students higher-order thinking, analysis, and 21st century skills necessary to meet new Common Core expectations.
Allow students to work through the lessons independently to build and practice These new skills.
Include technology, collaboration, presentations, and discussion in the activities as you desire - you can decide how in-depth to go.
Watch your class develop new abilities to meet the rigor of Common Core State Standards, right before your eyes!
Use some of the pages - or use them all - based on your grade, your students, your curriculum, and your needs.
Use these pages at their current size, or if you prefer. Then to be 8.5" X 11", enlarge it to 125% on your copy machine.
Use the correlations grid to easily see which Common Core standards are covered in each lesson. The Ancient Civilizations - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Reading for Information
Primary Source Analysis
The Table of Contents include: River Valley Civilizations:
Map ActivityThe Gift of the Nile:
Reading Informational TextEgyptian Social Structure:
Classify Information GAncient Mesopotamian Achievements:
Reading Informational TextHammurabi s Code:
Primary Source AnalysisIndia s Caste System:
Graphic Organizer GGreat Wall of China:
Primary Source AnalysisSayings of Confucius:
Primary Source Analysis GCivilizations Vocabulary:
Vocabulary GO10Characteristics of a Civilization:
Graphic Organizer GThree Religions:
Compare and Contrast GO2The Incas:
Reading Informational TextAztec Floating Gardens:
Problem-SolutionMontezuma s View:
Primary & Secondary Source AnalysisAccomplishments of the Maya:
Reading Informational TextMaya Beauty Standards:
Cause and EffectAncient Greece Geography:
Map and Text ActivityAchievements of Ancient Rome:
Reading Informational TextGreek and Roman Empires:
Compare and Contrast GO1Common Core CorrelationsG:
Includes Graphic Organizers