Ancient World History: Lesson Plans & Resources

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This convenient teacher resource course helps teachers plan engaging ancient world history lessons. Use any computer or mobile device to access these lesson plans and class activities to supplement your curriculum and improve your students' understanding of ancient civilizations.
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11 chapters in Ancient World History: Lesson Plans & Resources

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Lesson 1 - Ancient Rome Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - The Founding of Ancient Rome & Rome's Early History  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Ancient Roman Culture & Its Influence on Modern Life  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Alexander the Great and the Birth of Hellenism  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Julius Caesar Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Who was Julius Caesar? - Life & Assassination  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The Fall of Rome Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - The Fall of Rome  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Roman Empire Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - The Roman Empire: Government & Culture  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Roman Republic Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Roman Republic: Government & Fall  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Ancient Rome Activities for Kids
Lesson 14 - Twelve Tables Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Twelve Tables: Definition & Laws  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Roman House Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Ancient Roman House Facts Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Roman Gladiator Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - The Ancient Roman Gladiators: History, Types & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Christianity in Ancient Rome Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Growth of Early Christianity in Rome  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - The Rise of Christianity Activities for High School History
Lesson 23 - Roman Republic Government Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Ancient Rome Lesson for Kids: Government & Laws  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Pax Romana Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Pax Romana: Definition, Facts & Achievements  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Roman Law and the Pax Romana: Definition, Meaning & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Colosseum Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - The Roman Colosseum: History & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Punic Wars Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - The Punic Wars: Causes, Summary & Hannibal  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Diocletian Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Emperor Diocletian: Definition, Palace & Reforms  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Roman Expansion Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Roman Expansion in the Mediterranean  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Roman Theatre Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 37 - Life in Augustus Caesar's Rome Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Division of the Roman Empire Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Constantine & the Eastern Roman Empire Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Roman Art & Architecture Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Roman Technology Lesson Plan
Lesson 42 - Roman Literature, Language & Law Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - Roman Technology & Science Lesson Plan
Lesson 44 - Ancient Rome Activities for High School
Lesson 45 - Alexander the Great Lesson Plan
Lesson 46 - Roman Colosseum Project Ideas
Lesson 47 - Ancient Rome Project Ideas for Middle School
Lesson 48 - Julius Caesar Project Ideas
Lesson 49 - Ancient Rome Unit Plan
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Lesson 1 - Ancient Egypt Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Ancient Egypt in the Bronze Age  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Ancient Egypt Activities
Lesson 4 - Ancient Egypt Map Activities
Lesson 5 - Ancient Egypt Projects for Middle School
Lesson 6 - King Tut Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - The Valley of the Kings: Tombs, Facts & Location  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - King Tut Lesson for Kids: Facts & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Egyptian Mythology Games & Activities
Lesson 10 - Egyptian Gods Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Ancient Egyptian Gods & Goddesses  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Egyptian Religion Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Early Religions in Egypt  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Egyptian Mythology Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Egyptian Mythology: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Hieroglyphics Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Egyptian Hieroglyphs: Definition, Meaning & Symbols  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Hatshepsut Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Queen Hatshepsut: Facts, Accomplishments & Death  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - The Rosetta Stone Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - History of the Rosetta Stone: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Mummies of Ancient Egypt Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Ancient Egypt's Mummies: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Mummy Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Egyptian Pyramids Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Egyptian Pyramids: Definition, Facts & Structure  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Mummification in Egypt Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Funerary Beliefs, Practices & Temples in Ancient Egypt  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Egyptian Gods Activities & Games
Lesson 30 - Mummification Activities & Games
Lesson 31 - Ancient Egypt Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 32 - How to Build a Model Pyramid
Lesson 33 - Pyramid Projects for Kids
Lesson 34 - Building the Pyramids Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Egyptian Pyramid Construction: Tools & Techniques  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Egyptian Social Structure Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - Kingdom of Kush & Ancient Egypt Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Agriculture in Ancient Egypt & Mesopotamia Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Egyptian Trade Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Akhenaten Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Ramses II Lesson Plan
Lesson 42 - Kush Civilization Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - Library of Alexandria Lesson Plan
Lesson 44 - Mummy Project Ideas
Lesson 45 - Mesopotamia Project Ideas
Lesson 46 - King Tut Project Ideas
Lesson 47 - Ancient Egypt Unit Plan
Lesson 48 - Pyramid Project Ideas for Middle School

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