The Students of History World History Curriculum

Over 600 of the most engaging world history resources available. PowerPoints, projects, worksheets, games, review materials, quizzes, tests, and richly-curated video links all for immediate download.

What is included?

Each unit of World History is perfectly organized by day with multiple resources to select from, all of which have been used successfully with students. I only include the highest quality resources that I know will engage students and get them to love your class. There's Interactive Notebooks, Google Drive digital notebooks, project-based learning, primary source materials, and more.

On top of the resources for each unit, there are additional resources like Daily Warm Ups, Vocabulary Football and Basketball, and Project Based Learning activities than span multiple units or the whole year! Click on the links below for previews and customer feedback on just a fraction of the resources that are included in your subscription. For one low monthly price, you get everything plus immediate access to every new resource! Please see here if you have any questions.

Unit 1: Prehistory

The first unit in the World History package includes visually-engaging PowerPoints on Early Humans, cave art, and the Paleolithic & Neolithic eras. Plus, you'll get a classroom artifact activity, early humans reading and worksheet, more readings, activities, a review, editable test and more!

Unit 2: River Valley Civilizations

This thorough unit is divided into Western and Eastern River Valley civilizations. The Western River Valley portion includes resources on Mesopotamia, cuneiform, Hammurabi's Code of Laws, Ancient Egypt, African Empires, and more. The resources for covering Eastern River Valley civilizations include PowerPoints, readings, activities, and more on the Indus River Valley, the Harappans, ancient China, and more!

Unit 3: Ancient Greece

This exciting unit on Ancient Greece features "magic portrait" lesson on Socrates, Plato, & Aristotle, a thorough study guide, primary source analysis resources, PowerPoints on Greece's geography, Athens' Golden Age, the Persian Wars, and Alexander the Great. Plus you'll get 2 trivia review PowerPoints, readings, review materials, and an editable test! Over 30 resources in all!

Unit 4: Ancient Rome

There are over 30 resources for teaching about Ancient Rome including another "magic portrait" lesson on the Good & Bad Emperors, timeline and poster projects, analysis of Roman gods and goddesses, sorting activity on the Fall of Rome, readings, multiple PowerPoint presentations and more!

Unit 5: Islamic Civilizations

This unit on Islam and the rise of Islamic Civilizations includes several PowerPoints on Islam's rise and spread a cross the Middle East and Africa with matching guided notes pages plus a set of interactive notebook pages and Google Drive digital pages. Also incldued are readings, maps, and a concluding quiz!

Unit 6: Classical India & Asia

This robust unit includes over 30 fantastic resources on the Qin and Han Dynasties, Buddhism, the Silk Road, the Maurya and Gupta Empires, feudal Japan, the Tang and Song Dynasties, and the Mongols. There are multiple engaging PowerPoints, mapping activities, a webquest, reading worksheets, a study guide, and editable test.

Unit 7: The Middle Ages

The Middle Ages unit includes an awesome set of engaging resources for Medieval Europe. There's a detailed study guide packet, PowerPoints on the World at 1500, Charlemagne and the Franks, Feudalism, the Crusades, and more. You'll also get projects on designing a Coat of Arms, the Black Death, Joan of Arc, and more!

Unit 8: Africa and Mesoamerica

While it may seem odd, most state curricula pair the civilizations in Africa with those in Mesoamerica. This complete unit provides you with everything you need on the Songhai, Mali, & Ghana Empires in Africa with PowerPoints, primary sources, worksheets, and more. Plus there's great activities on the Maya, Aztec, and Inca in the Americas! There's projects, review materials, a Google Classroom set, and more!

Unit 9: The Renaissance

With this unit on the European Renaissance, you have a set of awesome Interactive Notebook pages plus a Google Drive digital notebook set, study guide packet, art of the Renaissance project, resources on Leonardo da Vinci, Machiavelli, and others plus video links, project on World Empires at 1500, and more!

Unit 10: The Reformation

This fantastic unit features pop-up notes on Martin Luther and the Reformation, a more thorough overview of Protestant Reformers, super-engaging PowerPoints on Henry VIII and more, the Google Drive notebook, projects, and a whole lot more!

Unit 11: The Age of Exploration

This unit on the Age of Discovery features an awesome "magic portrait" lesson on explorers, fun critical thinking "dinner party" activity, primary source resources, interactive Columbian Exchange activity, set of interactive notebook pages, PowerPoints, review games, study guide packet, and editable test.

Unit 12: Absolute Monarchs and the Enlightenment

These awesome resources turn what is a drag for many teachers into an exciting unit with original and engaging activities. There's another "magic portrait" lesson on Enlightenment philosophers, an interactive set of "pop-up" notes on Absolute Monarchs, an Enlightenment book project, more readings and worksheets, PowerPoints, interactive notebook pages, an editable test and more great resources!

Unit 13: The French Revolution

The French Revolution unit includes a great set of interactive notebook pages, another "magic portrait" lesson on people of the French Revolution, engaging dinner party lesson, a higher-level thinking activity comparing the Declaration of Independence to the Declaration of the Rights of Man, plus resources on Napoleon, a study guide, editable test and more!

Unit 14: Nationalism in Europe & Latin America

This short unit features PowerPoints on the Congress of Vienna, Latin American Revolutions, and Nationalism & the Unification of Germany and Italy. There are great supplemental resources to go along with each including readings, interactive notebook pages, resources on Simon Bolivar, Toussaint L'Ouverture, and an editable quiz.

Unit 15: The Industrial Revolution

The unit on the Industrial Revolution features a great set of interactive notebook pages, fun "human horsepower" activity, infomercial project, "building blocks" of industrialization cubes lesson, readings on Upton Sinclair's The Jungle, the effects of industrialization, and more. There's also visually-engaging PowerPoints on Tokugawa Japan, Urbanization, and more.

Unit 16: Imperialism

The Imperialism unit features an amazing 3D PowerPoint on Imperialism, a super-fun and enlightening game on Imperialism, a study guide packet, set of interactive notebook pages, engaging video links, several PowerPoints and review games, an editable test, and more.

Unit 17: World War 1 and the Interwar Period

The World War 1 and Interwar unit features sets of Interactive Notebook pages and Google Drive digital notebooks, an in-depth study guide packet, very thorough PowerPoints on the Russian Revolution and WW1, a propaganda analysis activity, a webquest, worksheets, readings, and more!

Unit 18: World War 2

This unit of World War 2 is the most thorough and engaging you'll find anywhere - over 50 resources in all! You'll get interactive Rise of Dictators pop-ups and Rise of the Allies pop-up notes, an awesome set of Interactive Notebook pages, task card set, Google Drive digital notebook, Radio Show project, primary sources, projects, and a lot more. This one unit includes 11 PowerPoints, 12+ reading worksheets, plus activities on the Holocaust, occupation of Japan, and more!

Unit 19: The Cold War

The Cold War unit is thorough and super engaging with a fun Dinner Party lesson plan, Vietnam War station activity, Interactive Notebook set, Google Drive digital notebook, North Korean propaganda analysis lesson, Space Race project, study guide packet, review games, test, and more! Over 30 super engaging resources are included!

Unit 20: The Modern World

The final unit in American History features powerful resources on the 9/11 Attacks, plus a PowerPoint on the history of conflict in the Middle East, and resources on Reagan, and Modern World Organizations.

Unit 21: World Religions

Also included is a great set of resources to cover all the major World Religions with over 40 resources on Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and one on the Chinese philosophies of Legalism, Confucianism, and Daoism!

Review Resources and Bonus Materials

I know the importance of getting kids ready for state testing and included a lot of review materials that are fun, engaging, and thorough! There's an amazing review packet and corresponding PowerPoint, review games, practice tests, review worksheets, and more! Plus, you'll get awesome projects and activities to use throughout the year like Vocabulary Football, holiday resources, and a bunch of bonus materials!

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