The Reading Like a Historian curriculum by the Stanford History Education Group engages students in historical inquiry. One of the best history websites that includes lessons and documents.saves time and energy lesson planning!
Zhao Ban (45-116 CE) was the first known female Chinese historian. She wrote extensively about the ideal way in which girls and women should conduct themselves. Her works on this subject were extremely influential in China. The concept of filial piety, or respect for one’s parents and ancestors, is central to Chinese culture, dating back to the philosopher Confucius (551-479 BC). Because this piece was written hundreds of years ago in another language, the sentence structure may be difficult…
Actual European discoveries - land unknown by humans before the Age of Exploration - the Dutchies discovered the most of unknown land, but also the least valuable. according to current population numbers. And they forgot about us discovering Oz?
Ancient China Philosophies! Roleplaying Confucianism, Daoism, Legalism
History tends to judge our past leaders as extremes: Abraham Lincoln was an American hero! Benedict Arnold was a traitor! As teachers, it’s tempting at times to present a world as black and white to our students: good or evil, friend or foe, hero or villa
Caerphilly Castle, Wales The second largest castle in Britain, it is famous for having introduced the formidable concentric castle defenses to the Island. It is considered by historian Allen Brown to be "the most elaborate water defenses in all Britain"