Impact of history on our lives Y3

Collected Resources for Year 3

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PAST CIVILIZATIONS

Past civilizations impact on present day societies

-Components of Civilisations and societies (Form)

-Connection between the past and present (connection)

-How relevant information is found to answer questions (reflection)


Chronology, civilizations, innovation

ANCIENT CIVILIZATION WEBSITES:

You will LOVE the Timelines on World Book: - look for: TIMELINES!!

http://www.worldbookonline.com/kids/home


Brainpop! has numerous videos on ancient civilizations, check them out!

http://www.brainpop.com


Oddizzi - Ancient Egypt -
http://www.oddizzi.com/


Greek, Roman, Egyptians, Ancient China, and more:


Ancient Greece:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/ancient_greeks/

http://www.history.com/topics/ancient-greece/videos#the-peloponnesian-war


Greek Myths and Legends

Myths around the world

Starfall has some great "easier" Greek Myths:

http://www.starfall.com/n/level-c/greek-myths/load.htm?f



Ancient Rome:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/romans/

http://www.ducksters.com/history/ancient_rome.php


Egyptians:

http://egypt.mrdonn.org/

http://www.kidskonnect.com/subjectindex/16-educational/history/253-ancient-egypt.html

http://www.ducksters.com/history/art/ancient_egyptian_art.php


Discovering Ancient Egypt: http://www.discoveringegypt.com

Pyramid: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/

Planning a pyramid readers theater script: http://teacher.scholastic.com/lessonrepro/lessonplans/profbooks/pyramid.pdf
Specific one from this site could be Pandora's Box... http://myths.e2bn.org/mythsandlegends/playstory562-pandoras-box.html



Ancient China:

http://www.china.mrdonn.org/

http://www.ducksters.com/history/china/ancient_china.php

http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/articles/china/daily-life-in-ancient-china/2380

http://www.kidinfo.com/world_history/china_history.htm


Other ones- Mayan, Aztec, Japan, India

http://www.ducksters.com/history/aztec_maya_inca.php


Mayan

http://www.kidskonnect.com/subjectindex/16-educational/history/256-ancient-mayan.html

http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/southamerica/before1500/history/maya.htm

http://www.kidspast.com/world-history/0274-mayans.php

Maya Adventure: http://www.smm.org/sln/ma/


Aztec

http://aztecs.mrdonn.org/

http://www.aztec-history.com/


Ancient Japan

http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/japan/history-timeline

http://www.kidspast.com/world-history/0252-japan.php


Ancient India

http://www.wartgames.com/themes/countries/india.html

http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/india/

Favorite Webpages:

Here are some useful sites:

Videos that could be useful:

DON'T FORGET TO VISIT BRAINPOP! VIDEOS!

Horrible Histories:Groovy Greeks;Athenian Children; ready for School?
Horrible Histories - Hieroglyphics
Horrible Histories: Awful Egyptians: Mysterious underground tombs, Shouty Man: Ushabti...
Horrible Histories Season 1 Episode 3-Rotten Romans
Horrible Histories Season 1 Episode 5-Angry Aztecs
The Fairy Scientist
A Tour through Ancient Rome in 320 C.E.
What the Ancients Knew - Greece
Muffin Stories - The Japanese Apricot Tree | Children's Tales, Stories and Fables | muffin songs
History of Ancient China 4000 B.C.
What the Ancient India Did for Us
Blue Peter: Opening the time capsules Part 1
Blue Peter: Opening the time capsules Part 2
Blue Peter: Opening the time capsules Part 3
Blue Peter: Opening the time capsules Part 4

Collected by Debbie Alvarez