Final Project for On-Line Course: Best Uses of the Internet K-12
Mrs. Nelson’s Social Studies On-Line Resources
WHY DO WE HAVE TO STUDY DEAD PEOPLE?
Keeping in mind the Overarching Question:
What did we (as a society) gain from the ancient cultures?
CIVILIZATIONS DEFINED: http://ragz-international.com/ancient_civilization.htm
The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World: http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/programs/sevenwondersoftheworld-simplythebest/index.html
7 Wonders Webquest: http://www.manteno.k12.il.us/webquest/high/Other/SevenWonders/main.htm
Another 7 Wonders Webquest: http://www.longwood.k12.ny.us/ljhs/teach/webq/dhatemwonders/
Hieroglyphic Translator: http://www.quizland.com/hiero.htm
Drawing Instructions: http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/02/lp276-05.shtml
A short quiz on
Overview of links and lessons: http://members.aol.com/donnandlee/#GREECE
Links by subject: http://carlos.emory.edu/ODYSSEY/sitemap.html
This site also includes information on ancient
Vocabulary and word search puzzles: http://www.edhelper.com/geography/Greece37.htm
(I have a membership to this site)
Mythology (an introduction): http://www.desy.de/gna/interpedia/greek_myth/greek_myth.html
This site offers an interactive picture of the gods. Pick one, and learn.
This is a webquest dealing with the gods of ancient
Architecture—Greek Columns: http://eghs.dist214.k12.il.us/html/academics/english/humanities/grkcol.html
Separated by subject area
Roman Numerals: http://www.novaroma.org/via_romana/numbers.html
This site comes with a handy converter to reinforce ideas.
Activities to choose from: http://www.42explore2.com/rome.htm
Roman Webquest: http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/fil/pages/webancientem.html
This one has great links and ideas for a Medieval Festival.
Overview and Links: http://www.loyno.edu/~MidAges/
The Black Plague: http://www.byu.edu/ipt/projects/middleages/LifeTimes/Plague.html
Feudal Life and Other Links: http://www.learner.org/exhibits/middleages/feudal.html
Vocabulary and Activities:
Middle Ages Webquest: http://www.itdc.sbcss.k12.ca.us/curriculum/sworntoserve.html
Interactive Quizzes by Subject: http://www.activehistory.co.uk/1sts/menu.htm