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World History - Social Studies Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE)


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Content Resources

World History Georgia Standards of Excellence for Social Studies

Teacher Notes

World History Teacher Notes

Teacher Content Videos

Age of Revolutions Part I: Louis XIV WH14

 

 

Age of Revolutions Part II: Peter the Great WH14

 

 

Karl Marx WH15

Post WWII WH19

The Columbian Exchange WH10

 

 

Olmecs  SSWH1e

 

 

The Silk Roads  SSWH2d

 

 

The Great Schism WH4

 

 

The Bubonic Plague WH7

 

 

Student Video Dictionary

These are short, classroom appropriate videos for World History and 6th and 7th grade World Studies.

Instructional Resources

World History Curriculum Map

World History Curriculum Map

Unit 1

Sample Unit Connecting Themes 

Unit 2

Sample Unit Ancient Civilization

Sample Lesson 

Unit 3

Sample Unit Classical Mediterranean ​Source Set

Unit 4

Sample Unit African & Middle Eastern Middle Ages & Islamic Empires Source Set​

Unit 5

Sample Unit European & Asian Middle Ages, Renaissance & Reformation Source Set

Unit 6

Sample Unit The Americas & the Age of Exploration Source Set​

Unit 7

Sample Unit The Scientific Revolution, ​Enlightenment, & Age of Revolutions Source Set
Unit 8

Sample Unit Industrialization, Urbanization, Nationalism, & Imperialism 

Unit 9

Sample Unit World War I, Interwar Period, & World War II Source Set

Sample Lesson 

Unit 10

Sample Unit Cold War, World Since the 1960’s, & Globalization Source Set

Sample Lesson 

Instructional Activity Videos

Teaching Social Studies Themes

 

 

Ancient Civilizations Gallery Walk

 

 

Origin, Growth, and Impact of the Islamic Empire

 

 

Renaissance Road Map: Events, Achievements, and Historical Figures of the Renaissance

 

 

Analyzing Viewpoints on the Cause and Effect of Exploration and Expansion

 

 

Philosophical Chairs Debate: Transatlantic Slave Trade

 

 

Video Journals: Industrialization and Urbanization

 

 

Opinion Development and Document Analysis: Imperialism

 

 

Image Analysis: World Since the 1960’s

 

 

Globalization in the Contemporary World through the Lens of Technology

 

 

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