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AP World History

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Advance Placement World History is a rigorous, yearlong college level course that examines history from 8000 BCE to the present day. It develops a greater understanding of the evolution of global processes and contacts including interactions over time. The course is global in scope, with Africa, the Americas, Asia and Europe being represented. The course prepares students to be successful in their higher-level college and university courses by developing analytical and critical thinking skills. The course centers around five themes that will develop the students historical skills as it covers the six periods.
 





Bridging World History Videos (scroll down, click on VOD)



 
 
 
Content Resources 

 *Disclaimer: Some sites have pop-ups and other slightly annoying features.

Primary & Secondary Sources for Research for General World History

World History Network                           Map Quiz (learn the world)

World After 9/11                                    Globalization 101

Women in World History                        British National Archives

Primary & Secondary Sources for Research for Europe

Teachers.net AP European History          European Monarch's History

Maps of War                                            Time Period Maps

German History                                      "Best History Website"

WWII Primary Documents                       PBS.org The Medici's

Martin Luther                                         Wars of Religion

Napoleon Guide                                     French Revolution Links

Primary & Secondary Sources for Research for Asia

India Heritage                                        Muslim Heritage

Chinese Civilization                                The Silk Road

Primary & Secondary Sources for Research for Africa

African Timelines                                   African Voices

The Africans

Primary & Secondary Sources for Research for the Americas

Maya Calendar                                        Columbian Exchange

Primary & Secondary Sources for Research for Oceania

 


 Other AP Teachers' Websites

 Ms. Pugh - contains cram sheets and essay writing materials

Mrs. Ruland - helpful links and study guides

Mr. Harmon's - noted as one of the best teacher sites for APWH

Mr. Zeigler - numerous links for sources

Mrs. Bond-Lamberty - former test generator

Mr. Strickland - website for his students

 

 


Prehistoric


 

 Class Resources

Syllabus

AP World History Syllabus

AP World History Syllabus Shortened

Powerpoint Outlines

 Ch. 1 Ch. 2  Ch. 3  Ch. 4  R Ch. 5
 Ch. 6 Ch. 7  Ch. 8   Ch. 9 Ch. 10
 Ch. 11  Ch. 12 Ch. 13 Ch. 14    Ch. 15
 Ch. 16    Ch. 17 Ch. 18 Ch. 19 Ch. 20
 Ch. 21 Ch. 22 Ch. 23 Ch. 24 Ch. 25
 Ch. 26 Ch. 27 Ch. 28 Ch. 29 Ch. 30
 Ch. 31 Ch. 32 Ch. 33 Ch. 34 Ch. 35
 Ch. 36 Rev Rev Rev Rev

 PowerPoints

 Ch. 1 Ch. 2  Ch. 3  Ch. 4  R Ch. 5
 Ch. 6 Ch. 7  Ch. 8   Ch. 9 Ch. 10
 Ch. 11  Ch. 12 Ch. 13 Ch. 14    Ch. 15
 Ch. 16    Ch. 17 Ch. 18 Ch. 19 Ch. 20
 Ch. 21 Ch. 22 Ch. 23 Ch. 24 Ch. 25
 Ch. 26 Ch. 27 Ch. 28 Ch. 29 Ch. 30
 Ch. 31 Ch. 32 Ch. 33 Ch. 34 Ch. 35
 Ch. 36 Rev Rev Rev Rev

Short Answer Questions

 Ch. 1 Ch. 2  Ch. 3  Ch. 4   Ch. 5
 Ch. 6 Ch. 7  Ch. 8   Ch. 9 Ch. 10
 Ch. 11  Ch. 12 Ch. 13 Ch. 14    Ch. 15
 Ch. 16    Ch. 17 Ch. 18 Ch. 19 Ch. 20
 Ch. 21 Ch. 22 Ch. 23 Ch. 24 Ch. 25
 Ch. 26 Ch. 27 Ch. 28 Ch. 29 Ch. 30
 Ch. 31 Ch. 32 Ch. 33 Ch. 34 Ch. 35
 Ch. 36
   

KIM Vocab

 Ch. 1 Ch. 2  Ch.3   Ch. 4   Ch. 5 
 Ch. 6 Ch. 7 Ch. 8 Ch. 9 Ch. 10 
 Ch. 11 Ch. 12    Ch. 13  Ch. 14 Ch. 15 
 Ch. 16 Ch. 17 Ch. 18   Ch. 19 Ch. 20
 Ch. 21  Ch. 22 Ch. 23  Ch. 24 Ch. 25 
 Ch. 26 Ch. 27 Ch. 28 Ch. 29 Ch. 30
 Ch. 31  Ch. 32 Ch. 33 Ch. 34 Ch. 35  
 Ch. 36    

Projects

World Religions Project

Trade Map

Europe Poster Project

A Farewell to Alms (Reading)

Timelines 

Period 1 and 2        Period 3

Period 4    Period 5    Period 6


 Summer Homework
 Summer Homework!






Horrible Histories


 

 

 Videos for AP World History
 Chapter 1: Prehistory
Stories from the Stone Age

Civilisations: Mesopotamia

Warrior Pharaohs

The Last Great Pharaoh
Chapter 2: Classical China
Lost City of Shang 

First Emperor of China

Crash Course: China

Biography: Confucius
Chapter 3: Classical India
The Story of India
 
Mauryan Dynasty

Gupta Dynasty
Chapter 4: Classical Med and Mid East
The Greeks 

Birth of Rome

Rome: Rise and Fall
Chapter 5: Classical Decline by 500 C.E.
Lost Civ of Africa: Nubia

Shinto

BBC: The Story of Jesus

 
Chapter 6: Islam
PBS: Islam 

Crash Course: Islam
Chapter 7: Abbasid Decline
Spread of Islam
 
Chapter 8: African Civilization 
Crash Course: Mansa Musa

Kingdoms of West Africa

Timbuktu: Africa's City of Gold

Ethiopia

Chapter 9: Civilization in Eastern Europe
Building the Byzantine Empire

Byzantium: The Lost Empire

 
Chapter 10: Western Europe 
 Chapter 11: Americas Chapter 12: Renaissance in China