HELPFUL WEBSITES FOR
ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS RESEARCH
AIM: How do you effectively utilize print and electronic resources to research ancient civilizations?
Use the books about ancient civilizations in the Seaford Middle School Library as instructed.
HELPFUL WEBSITES FOR ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS RESEARCH
Ancient Egypt Online Learn about the important aspects of Ancient Egyptian history and culture by exploring this website.
The Ancient Egypt Site Explore the history, language and culture of Ancient Egypt in this website created by Egyptologist Jacques Kinnaer.
BBC: Ancient Egypt Explore the wonders of Ancient Egypt by looking at this helpful website provided by the BBC.
PBS: Ancient Egypt Discover all aspects of Ancient Egypt by exploring this website provided by PBS.
The Pyramids Learn all about the Pyramids by exploring this helpful website.
Ancient Greece for Kids Learn about the history, government, religion, mythology, art, philosophy, science, clothing, literature, economy, food, war, literature, environment and people of Ancient Greece.
The Ancient Greek World Explore the Ancient Greek World virtual gallery at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.
The Greeks This website provides an introduction to the history, culture, politics, art and warfare with a timeline, map of Ancient Greece.
Odyssey Online Welcome to Odyssey Online, a journey to explore the ancient Greece. In Odyssey Online you will find museum objects from the Michael C. Carlos Museum at Emory University.
Ancient China for Kids by Ducksters Organized with many links by overview, culture, dynasties and people.
Chinese Dynasties and Contributions Chart This chart explains the contributions that each Dynasty made to the world.
Ancient India for Kids Learn about the history and culture of Ancient India by exploring this website.
Cultural India Discover the art, geography, government, religion, and other facts about Ancient India by clicking on the red tabs on the left.
The Indus Civilization This website has 1,173 illustrated pages by leading scholars around the world of the Ancient Indus Civilization.
Ancient Mesopotamia (Fertile Crescent)
LookLex Encyclopedia This online encyclopedia gives a wealth of information about Ancient Mesopotamia.
The Oriental Institute Learn about Ancient Mesopotamia artifacts from the Oriental Institute.
Livius.org Explore information about the Roman Empire by clicking on the blue tabs.
PBS: The Roman Empire PBS series showcasing some of the most intriguing and historically significant people, places, and events from first century Rome.
The Stone Age
Stone Age by Ancient History Encyclopedia explains the stone age in a chronological format.
Stone Age by DK Has a wealth of information about the stone age period.
The Stone Age For Kids Various resources for learning about the stone age for kids are used, such as fun facts and videos.
Time Traveller for Kids Explains the early stone age (paleolithic), middle stone age (mesolithic) and new stone age (neolithic) periods.
Ancient Civilizations General
The Ancient Web Select the continent of your civilization to explore the ancient civilizations that inhabited the continent.
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery for Kids Learn basic facts about Ancient Egypt, Rome and Greece by exploring this website.
Click on the "Online Databases" link on the Seaford Middle School Library website. See Mrs. Golub for username and password information. Use Ancient and Medieval History Online to explore the pre-modern world that targets Africa, the
Google Use this search engine to locate information for your ancient civilizations project and use the "images" function to search for pictures.