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Global Perspectives: Ancient Eastern History

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    Global Perspectives: Ancient Eastern History (GP2)

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  • Semesters:

    2 (yearlong course)

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Global Perspectives: Ancient Eastern History


Recommended for 4th & 5th graders.

In Global Perspectives: Ancient Eastern History, students will be exploring ancient China, ancient India, Mesopotamia, ancient Egypt, and ancient Africa. Students will grow through investigating different social studies topics with inquiry based learning. Students will be introduced to beginning research and step-by-step instructions and support for dynamic projects. Students will be afforded opportunities to use their skills of reading, writing, listening, and speaking with lessons that come with various media (audio, video, articles, photographs, etc.).


Did you know that ancient history shaped our world into what it is today? It did! You’ll discover 8 units about how your life today was impacted by people who lived more than 2000 years ago. This history class is not the typical class where you sit and listen to a teacher talk for hours. You will get the chance to dive into history and discover the historian within you! You will get to see how ancient civilizations were connected to each other, and you’ll find out how they are connected to you too. As you join us on this journey, you will get to travel back in time to discover the ancient Chinese, Indians, Mesopotamians, Egyptians, and Africans. You can learn all this and more in Global Perspectives 2: Ancient Eastern History. Won’t you join us today?

If there are books and materials for this course, they can be purchased from our Online Bookstore.