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Ancient World Cultures Discuss this eTheme.

Learn about ancient world cultures. These sites contain images and insights into the ancient world cultures of China, the Aztec, Mali, and India. Information highlights: food, celebrations, daily life, trade, tools, hobbies, and technological advancements. Included are instructional materials, videos, maps, and photographs. In addition there are links to eThemes resources: Ancient Cultures: Olmec, Egypt: Ancient Culture, Ancient Civilizations: Maya, Ancient Civilizations: China, Literature: Connecting to Ancient Civilizations, Ancient India, Native Americans: Aztec, Ancient Western Civilizations, and Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

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Here is a list of links to learn about ancient China. Includes: history, art, architecture, daily life, religion, projects, science, inventions, and literature. NOTE: This site includes ads.
See this information about ancient Mali.
This site includes a list of links to learn about ancient India. Includes: history, government, economy, daily life, architecture, art, philosophy, literature, science, religion, Buddhism, and projects. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Learn more about the ancient civilization of Mali; including: Culture Name; Orientation; History and Ethnic Relations; Urbanism Architecture, and the Use of Space; Food and Economy; Social Stratification; Political Life; Social Welfare and Change Programs; Nongovernmental Organizations and Other Associations; Gender Roles and Statuses; Marriage, Family, and Kinship; Socialization; Etiquette; Religion; and more. NOTE: This site includes a discussion board (forum, message board, etc.).
This site features information about the ancient Aztecs including the Aztec empire, historical timeline, religion, and much more.
See this student-created presentation featuring information about the ancient civilization of Mali. NOTE: This site includes ads. NOTE: This site includes a discussion board (forum, message board, etc.).
This 77-page PDF includes information about the ancient civilization of Mali; including: historical narrative, instructional materials, artifacts, assessment materials, and general references.
This 15-page PDF features information about the trade, technology and culture of the Mali Empire.
This video by BBC features information about the innovations and inventions that came from Ancient India. (Total running time: 59:16) NOTE: This site includes ads. NOTE: This site includes a discussion board (forum, message board, etc.).
This video features information about the ancient Aztecs. (Total running time: 42:56) NOTE: This site includes ads. NOTE: This site includes a discussion board (forum, message board, etc.).
Learn about Meso America's oldest known culture, Olmec. These sites contain images and insights into this ancient culture and influences on later, more known, Meso American cultures. There are also links to eThemes resources highlighting the later Mayan, Aztec, and ancient western civilizations.
These sites have information about Ancient Egyptian culture, society, and geography. Topics include the people, art treasures, hieroglyphic messages, mummies, and more. Includes links to eThemes Resources on Egyptian Pyramids and Modern Culture.
These websites are about the Mayas and their culture. There are lesson plans, maps, timelines, quizzes, and cartoons. There is information about their culture, government, religion, and more. Includes a link to eThemes resources on Native Americans: Maya and Ancient Western Civilizations.
Learn about ancient China. On these sites, you can read about the daily life, history, dynasties, inventions, and celebrations of the oldest continuous civilization on earth. See Chinese art, view the Great Wall, visit the terracotta army of Emperor Qin, or read about Confucius and Chinese women as warriors.
These sites are about fictions related to ancient civilizations and includes reviews and activity ideas. There is also a literature circle guide for the ancient civilization theme. Includes links to eThemes resources on the Ancient Civilizations of China, Maya, Mesopotamia, Greece, and Rome, Ancient Western Civilizations, Egypt, Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and book activities.
This site is about ancient India and provides basic as well as advanced information, lesson plans, interactive activities, and short videos. Includes information about this ancient society's accomplishments, leaders, and culture through the variety of information given in the links. Also included are eThemes Resources on the country of India.
Students can learn about the Aztec history, culture, and gods. Included are videos, maps, and photographs. Two eThemes resource on Native American culture and chocolate are provided.
Explore the ancient civilizations of the Maya, Inca, Aztec, Cahokia, and Anasazi. Includes pictures, audio clips of music, and 360-degree virtual realities.
Learn all about the seven wonders of the ancient world including history and what still remain today. See paintings and sketches that show what the six lost wonders may have looked like, plus view photos of the only remaining wonder, the Pyramid of Giza. Includes games and quizzes. There are also links to eThemes Resource on Pyramids and Ancient Greece.

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