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Moments in Time

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Moments in Time is an interactive timeline presenting key events that occurred around the world between c. 650 and 1918 CE.
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Yr 8 Overview: Ancient to the Modern World

An interactive timeline from Feudalism to the end of WWI

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Egypt Quiz

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Depth Study 2: The Mediterranean World - Ancient Egypt

Students can do this quiz and test their knowledge on Ancient Egypt .

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650 Million Years in 1 Min. and 20 Sec.

650 Million Years in 1 Min. and 20 Sec. | DE History Network Stage 4 | Scoop.it

"Here's a cool video rendering how the continents have shifted and formed over hundreds of millions of years.

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Depth Study 1 : Investigating the Ancient Past

A short clip showing how the continents drifted over thousands of years. Ask students if they can identify Australia and follow how it changed shape and position.

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Hobbit-Like Human Ancestor Found in Asia

Hobbit-Like Human Ancestor Found in Asia | DE History Network Stage 4 | Scoop.it
Scientists have found skeletons of a human species that grew no larger than a three-year-old modern child. The species lived with pygmy elephants and giant lizards on a remote island in Indonesia.
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Depth Study 1: Investigating the Past

Extension reading for students about this new species of people.

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NOVA | Who's Who In Human Evolution

NOVA | Who's Who In Human Evolution | DE History Network Stage 4 | Scoop.it
Meet your increasingly distant cousins in this clickable illustration of the past seven million years.
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Year 7 Overview - The Ancient World

Interactive diagram showing evolution of man.

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JOURNEY OF MANKIND - The Peopling of the World

JOURNEY OF MANKIND - The Peopling of the World | DE History Network Stage 4 | Scoop.it
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Year 7 Overview - The Ancient World

Interactive map with additional information explaining the ‘Out of Africa’ theory.

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Virtual-Egypt - The Egyptian People's Papyrus

Virtual-Egypt - The Egyptian People's Papyrus | DE History Network Stage 4 | Scoop.it
An educational resource about ancient Egypt. Learn about pyramids, hieroglyphics, mummys, view articles, photos and multimedia. Come on in today and learn more about Egyptian history.
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Depth Study 2: Mediterranean World - Ancient Egypt

Besides lots of information about Ancient Egypt there is the opportunity to create a cartouche with your own (or student's) name in it.

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Identifying Aboriginal Sites

Identifying Aboriginal Sites | DE History Network Stage 4 | Scoop.it
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Depth Study 1: Investigating the Ancient Past

This site has clear pictures of types of Aboriginal sites and a short video of "Aboriginal Heritage Sites and Sounds in North Sydney.

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UNESCO World Heritage Centre - World Heritage List

UNESCO World Heritage Centre - World Heritage List | DE History Network Stage 4 | Scoop.it
UNESCO World Heritage Centre
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Depth Study 1:Investigating the Ancient Past

An interactive map  showing over 900 world heritage sites across the world. You can click on “squares” and it will show some information and a picture.

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Dirt Detective

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Depth Study 1: Investigating the Ancient Past

An simple  interactive "game" for students about conducting a dig.

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Iceman Autopsy

Iceman Autopsy | DE History Network Stage 4 | Scoop.it
Watch an examination of the 5,000-year-old Ötzi unfold in this time-lapse video.
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Depth Study 1: Investigating the Ancient Past

History Mystery

A short video of time lapsed photography of the autopsy.

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TimeMaps

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World history: maps, timelines, articles, history teaching resources on all world history.
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Year 7 Overview: The Ancient World

Interactive map showing civilisations of the world from 3500BC to 2005 AD.

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