Early Civilizations

by Pat Waters

See also NEW Ancient Egypt supplement!
full colour
hardcover
144 pages
$29.95
ISBN 1-55220-205-4

AlbertaBritish ColumbiaOntario

Click on page to see enlarged version.

Click on page to see enlarged version.

Ontario

This study of ancient Greece and China was created for students of Ontario’s new grade 5 social studies curriculum. It is part of Duval’s Heritage and Citizenship series. Readers of this book will work with a model they can use to study other early civilizations.

Download Curriculum Correlation here!
Ontario Immersion (.pdf format)

Early Civilizations explores:

  • how the environment shaped ancient Greek and Chinese cultures,
  • how economic, social and political needs were met in Greece and China and
  • the effects ancient Greece and China have had on modern society.

Alberta

Suitable for grade 6 social studies Topic B Greece: An Ancient Civilization.

Early Civilizations focuses on an in-depth study of two ancient civilizations: Ancient Greece and Ancient China. Includes a model for studying ancient civilizations that can be applied to a comparative study.

Also includes a variety of hands-on activities and the special feature of integration of skill development pages throughout text. For example:

  • reading for information
  • note-making
  • role-play
  • decision-making
  • creating a map
  • group discussion
  • and more

British Columbia

Suitable for grade 7 social studies curriculum topic Ancient World Cultures to AD500.

Early Civilizations focuses on an in-depth study of two ancient civilizations: Ancient Greece and Ancient China. The text includes a model for comparative studies of early civilizations that can be applied to other civilizations.

Successfully meets prescribes learning outcomes in grade 7 in:

  • application of social studies
  • society and culture
  • politics and law
  • economy and technology
  • environment

Also includes a variety of hands-on activities and the special feature of integration of skill development pages throughout text. For example:

  • reading for information
  • note-making
  • role-play
  • decision-making
  • creating a map
  • group discussion
  • and more

Previous Title | Return to Textbooks in English | Next Title

Home - English | Contact Us | Accueil - français
Second Language Program | Textbooks in English | Textbooks in French
First Nations Resources | Teacher Resources | Histories and Studies

Any questions or comments about this site? Email us.