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Infographic: 4,000 Years Of Human History Captured In One Retro Chart

Infographic: 4,000 Years Of Human History Captured In One Retro Chart | SocialAction2015 |

If time is a river, the Histomap, first published by Rand McNally back in 1931, is a raging Mississippi. In that massive river of time, each of humanity’s great civilizations becomes a confluence that ebbs, wanes, and sometimes ebbs again, each a separate current in a river that inexorably rages down to the mouth of the present day.

Although certainly not modern, the Histomap is still a breathtaking example of good infographic design: A five-foot, roll-up chart that can fit an overview of human history on any wall. Starting in 2000 B.C. with seven different civilizations--the Aegeans, the Egyptians, the Hittites, the Amorites, the Iranians, the Indians, the Huns, and the Chinese--you travel forward or backward in time as your eyes move up or down 0.75 inches. Some civilizations bleed together, others are swallowed up; some surge, others crash...

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Franc Viktor Nekrep's curator insight, August 22, 2013 9:31 AM

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Sieg Holle's curator insight, August 30, 2013 2:56 PM

We can learn from history 

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A Must-See Anti-Bullying Poster Perfect For Classrooms

A Must-See Anti-Bullying Poster Perfect For Classrooms | SocialAction2015 |
This anti-bullying poster is absolutely perfect for posting on your classroom website or on your bulletin board. We at Edudemic love it.

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COFACE's curator insight, May 14, 2013 3:17 PM

Very cute!


L Orange's curator insight, May 16, 2013 9:50 PM

Supports an iPad book called "It's Okay to be Different" (via Story Panda). Beautiful but simple message. 

Grace Hamilton's curator insight, April 14, 2014 5:57 PM

This is the best anti-bullying poster I think I've ever come across. The visual would be perfect in an elementary classroom, and the poster covers all areas from glasses to adoption to stuttering. Let's celebrate our differences!