September 5

Socials: Grade 7

Beyond the Textbook: Samples of Vanier ‘in house’ print and DVD resources to support new socials curriculum. 09/16

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Anthropological Origins of Humans

Early People: M. Hynes First Humans: R. Stefoff Early People: J. Pipe Prehistoric World: L. Gamlin Evolution: E. Loxton

We: A. Schertle

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Ancient Culture human responses to geographic challenges and opportunities including climates, landforms and natural resources.

Features and characteristics of civilizations and factors that lead to their rise and fall.

Numerous titles on Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece.

A handful of titles on Aztec, Inca and Maya- new titles will be ordered.

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Origins, core beliefs, narratives, practices and influences of religions

Numerous titles on Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece.

A handful of titles on Aztec, Inca and Maya- new titles will be ordered.

Will need new titles in this area.

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Contributions of various ancient cultures to the evolution of technology – i.e. astronomy, paper, sea travel etc.

Interactions and exchanges between civilizations

Numerous titles on Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece.

A handful of titles on Aztec, Inca and Maya- new titles will be ordered.

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Social, political, legal, governmental and economic systems of Ancient cultures

Numerous titles on Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece.

A handful of titles on Aztec, Inca and Maya- new titles will be ordered.