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G5 Ancient Civilizations: General Information

G3 level sites and images for main civilizations from Ancient times

What is a civilization?

Free school video that explains what the word CIVILIZATION means.


  • What are ancient civilizations?

  • How are stories connected to history?

  • How did ancient societies share and record their stories?

Databases to search

 Please check out this database. It has tons of information on all the ancient civilizations. 

A series of e books about Tools and Treasures

Overview of Ancient Civilizations

This is a great site which covers the daily life, mythology and the writing of the Near east, Egypt, Greece, Rome, Africa and Ancient Americas. However it does not work on ipads. 

7 Wonders of the Ancient World

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