Explore World History Units Designed for Middle School Students and Teachers
- 75+ Inquiry-Based and Standards-Aligned Lessons
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- Customizable Slide Decks, Student Handouts, and Assessments
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The Human Story
Early People and Ancient Civilization
Since the dawn of history, people have responded to changing community needs in increasingly complex ways. In this Inquiry, students examine human history from Paleolithic beginnings through the development of civilizations to investigate the stories of early humans.
Second Wave Civilizations
The influence of second-wave civilizations on art, innovation, and culture continues to be a source of wonder for many. In this Inquiry, students explore the factors that allowed these societies to gain and spread influence, and how they continue to influence our world today.