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Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Week 1

 

Week 19

 

Week 2

 

Week 20

 

Week 3

 

Week 21

 

Week 4

 

Week 22

 

Week 5

 

Week 23

Review

Week 6

Test 1

Week 24

Test 4

Week 7

 

Week 25

 

Week 8

 

Week 26

 

Week 9

 

Week 27

 

Week 10

 

Week 28

 

Week 11

Review

Week 29

 

Week 12

Test 2

Week 30

Test 5

Week 13

 

Week 31

 

Week 14

 

Week 32

 

Week 15

 

Week 33

 

Week 16

 

Week 34

 

Week 17

Review

Week 35

Review

Week 18

Test 3 (Fall Final)

Week 36

Test 6 (Spring Final)

 

Week 1

1.1

1.2

   

1.3

   

1.4

   

1.5

   

 

Week 2

2.1

Primary and Secondary Sources

  • primary source
  • secondary source

BC and AD

  • BE (BCE)
  • AD (CE)
  • Anno Domini

2.2

Counting Centuries

Historical Periods

  • 1 AD
  • 1492
  • Ancient History
  • Middle Ages
  • Medieval
  • Medieval Era
  • Dark Ages
  • Modern Era

2.3

States, Empires, and Colonies

  • state
  • country
  • city-state
  • emperor
  • imperial
  • imperialism
  • colony
  • colonialism

Democracies and Republics

  • democracy
  • republic
  • political party
  • Democrat
  • Republican
  • Republican Party
  • liberal
  • conservative

2.4

Who is a Christian?

  • Christian
  • Roman Catholic
  • Protestant
  • church
  • Church
  • branch (of Christianity)
  • denomination

Race, Culture, and ethnicity

  • race
  • culture
  • etnic group (ethnicity)

2.5

Review

 

Week 3

3.1

Eastern Mediterranean

  • Mediterranean Sea
  • Middle East
  • Turkey
  • Israel/Palestine
  • Egypt
  • Nile River

Abraham

  • Prophet Abraham
  • patriarch
  • matriarch
  • nomad
  • monotheism
  • Abrahamic religions
  • polytheism
  • idol
  • Temple Mount

3.2

Arabs and Jews

  • Children of Abraham
  • Jews
  • Hebrews
  • Israelistes
  • Judaism
  • Jewish
  • Arabian Peninsula
  • Arabs
  • Arabic
  • Islam
  • Muslim

Modern Day Israel and Palestine

  • Israel
  • Palestine
  • contiguous
  • non-contiguous
  • Gaza Strip
  • West Bank
  • Palestinians
  • occupied territory
  • occupation
  • Sea of Galilee
  • Dead Sea
  • Jordan River

3.3

Temple Mount

  • Jerusalem
  • Temple Mount
  • Jewish Temple
  • Dome of the Rock
  • Western Wall (Wailing Wall)

Moses

  • Egypt
  • Nile River
  • Moses
  • Exodus
  • Red Sea
  • Persian Gulf
  • Suez Canal

3.4

Ten Commandments

  • Sinai Peninsula
  • Mount Sinai
  • Ten Commandments
  • graven images
  • Promised Land
  • Bible
  • Old Testament
  • New Testament
  • Five Books of Moses

Solomon's Temple

  • Kingdom of Israel
  • King Solomon
  • Jewish Temple
  • Temple Mount
  • Dome of the Rock

3.5

Review

 

Week 4

4.1

Europe

  • Spain
  • Portugal
  • Iberian Peninsula
  • France
  • Germany
  • Italian Peninsula
  • Balkans (Balkan Peninsula)
  • Greece
  • Russia
  • British Isles
  • Great Britain
  • Ireland
  • England
  • Britain

Roman Empire

  • Rome
  • Roman Empire

4.2

The Games

  • Video: Mankind 1: Empires B; War Machine (Roman conquest of Britain through Gladiator Games).

John the Baptist

  • Sea of Galilee
  • Dead Sea
  • Jordan River
  • John the Baptist
  • Messiah
  • baptize
  • puppet king
  • client state

4.3

Jesus

  • Jesus of Nazareth
  • golden rule
  • Sea of Galilee
  • Jerusalem
  • Jewish Temple
  • Passover
  • pilgrimage
  • gospel
  • crucify / crucifixion
  • Pontius Pilate

Simone of Cyrene

  • Video: Manking 1: Empires A; Birth of Christianity (continues into "Waters of Claudius").

4.4

Birth of Christianity

  • resurrect / Resurrection
  • Easter
  • Lamb of God
  • theology
  • ascend / Ascension
  • Christ

Saint Paul

  • persecute
  • Letters of Paul
  • Saint Paul
  • martyr
  • Rome
  • Video: Manking 1; Empires D; Paul's Letters; 29:00

4.5

Review

 

Week 5

5.1

Destruction of Jewish Temple

  • exile
  • Great Revolt
  • diaspora
  • Zionism

Christian Martyrs

  • Perpetua and Felicity
  • colosseum

5.2

Constantine

  • Constantine
  • Constantinople
  • Black Sea
  • Istanbul
  • Bosporus Strait

Battle of Milvian Bridge

5.3

Courage and Faith

  • Video: Mankind 1; Empires E; Courage and Faith, 33:00.

Three Churches

  • Saint Peter
  • Saint Peter's Basilica
  • Bishop
  • Bishop of Rome
  • pope
  • Vatican City
  • Hagia Sophia
  • Church of the Holy Sepulcher

5.4

Rivalries Tear Apart the Church

  • Bishop of Constantinople
  • Patriarch of Constantinople
  • branch of (Christianity)
  • Roman Catholic Church
  • Eastern Orthodox Church
  • Latin
  • Greek

Division of the Roman Empire

  • Western Roman Empire
  • Eastern Roman Empire
  • Byzantine Empire
  • barbarian
  • Germanic Tribes
  • Goths, Visigoths, Vandals, Ostrogoths, Anglo-Saxons, Huns, etc.

5.5

Review

 

Week 6

6.1

Test Week no new terms and names.

6.2

6.3

6.4

6.5

 

Week 7

7.1

Sack of Rome

  • to sack
  • to pillage
  • to plunder
  • to loot
  • to storm (a castle)

Fall of Rome

  • Video: Mankind 1; Warriors A; Breaking Point

7.2

Germanic Tribes

Beowulf

  • Beowulf
  • epic poem
  • Scandinavia
  • Scandinavian Peninsula

7.3

British Isles

  • United Kingdom
  • England
  • Scotland
  • Wales
  • Northern Ireland
  • Republic of Ireland
  • English Channel
  • London
  • Thames River

King Arthur

  • King Arthur
  • Comelot

7.4

Byzantine Empire

Christianity

  • Christendom

7.5

Review

 

Week 8

8.1

Charlemagne

  • Charlemagne
  • Franks
  • Holy Roman Empire

Vikings

  • Vikings
  • Normans
  • Normandy

8.2

Feudalism

  • feudalism
  • Video: Discovery Channel: The Medieval Era; Middle Ages in Europe.
  • Video: Discovery Channel: The Medieval Era; Europe's Feudal States.

Kings and Nobles

  • king or queen
  • monarchy
  • noble
  • aristocrat
  • nobility
  • aristocracy
  • lord
  • baron, count, duke, earl, etc.
  • fief
  • castle
  • moat
  • keep
  • manor
  • the king's court

8.3

Commoners

  • commoner
  • serf
  • "tied to the land"
  • craftsmen and craftswomen
  • guild
  • master
  • apprentice
  • journeyman
  • merchant

Knights

  • knight
  • vassal
  • allegiance
  • coat of arms
  • squire
  • page
  • chivalry

8.4

Clergy

  • clergy
  • monk
  • nun
  • monastery
  • convent

Introduction to Islam

  • Allah
  • Muhammad
  • Mecca
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Arabian Peninsula
  • Sunni
  • Shia (Shiite)
  • Iran
  • Persian
  • Persian Empire

8.5

Review

 

Week 9

9.1

Life of the Prophet Muhammad

  • Kaaba
  • Prophet's Mosque

Islamic Scriptures

  • scripture
  • Koran
  • Hadith
  • Sunna

9.2

Islamic Beliefs

  • Last Prophet
  • supersede
  • proselytize
  • zeal of the convert

Five Pillars of Islam

  • to fast
  • Hajj
  • alms
  • Ramadan

9.3

Kaaba

  • Grand Mosque

Ramadan

9.4

Islam's Impact on Language

  • Arabic
  • lingua franca

Islam's Impact on Art and Architecture

  • Taj Mahal
  • mausoleum
  • Mughals
  • Mughal Empire

9.5

Review

 

Week 10

10.1

Mosque

  • synagogue
  • mosque
  • minaret

Muhammad

  • Sharia
  • separation of church and state
  • Bedouins

10.2

Islam

Siege of Jerusalem (637)

  • siege
  • Muhammad's Night Journey to Jerusalem

10.3

Arab Conquests

  • Moors
  • Strait of Gibraltar

Abbasid Caliphate

  • Caliph
  • Caliphate
  • Abbasid Caliphate
  • Baghdad
  • Iraq
  • Golden Age

10.4

Arabian Nights

  • 1001 Arabian Nights

Cradle of Gold

  • Cradle of Gold
  • Arabian Desert
  • Video: Manking 1; Warriors: Gold Rush B; 9:00

10.5

Review

 

Week 11

11.1

Review Week no new terms and names.

11.2

11.3

11.4

11.5

 

Week 12

12.1

Test Week no new terms and names.

12.2

12.3

12.4

12.5

 

Week 13

13.1

Moorish Spain

  • Cordoba
  • Grandada
  • Alhambra Palace
  • Flamenco

Letters on the Vikings

13.2

Viking Funeral

  • Video: Mankind 1; Warriors C; Angel of Death; 18:00

Russia

  • Vladmir the Grreat

13.3

Vikings Head West

  • Video: Mankind 2: New World A: Vikings Head West

Norman Conquest

  • Norman Conquest

13.4

East-West Schism

  • icon
  • excommunicate
  • schism
  • East-West Schism

Pope Urban II

  • Video: Discovery Channel: The Medieval Era; Crusades to the Middle East.

13.5

Review

 

Week 14

14.1

Siege of Jerusalem (1099)

Inquisition

  • Inquisition
  • heresy
  • garrote
  • rack
  • water torture

14.2

Crusades

  • Crusades

Robin Hood

  • Robin Hood

14.3

William Wallace (Braveheart)

Asia

  • China
  • Southeast Asia
  • Korean Peninsula
  • Philippines
  • Taiwan
  • Japan

14.4

China

  • Himalayas
  • Yellow River
  • Yangtze River
  • Tibet
  • Mongols
  • Mongolia
  • Manchus
  • Manchuria
  • Huns

Laozi (Lao-Tsu)

  • Laozi (Lao-Tsu)
  • Taoism (Daoism)
  • Tao (Dao)
  • Tao Te Ching (Dao De Jing)
  • Yin and Yang

14.5

Review

 

Week 15

15.1

Confucius

  • Confucius
  • work ethic
  • filial piety

Buddha

  • Siddhartha Gautama
  • meditation
  • enlightenment
  • Buddha
  • Buddhism
  • karma
  • reincarnation
  • deify
  • ancestor worship

15.2

Qin Dynasty

  • dynasty
  • Qin dynasty
  • Great Wall

First Emperor

  • First Emperor
  • Terracotta Army
  • mercury
  • Video: Mankind 1; Iron Men D: Interchangeable Success.

15.3

Han Dynasty

  • Han Dynasty

Silk Road

  • Silk Road
  • Video: Mankind 1: Empires C; Silk Road; 23:30.

15.4

Period of Disunity

  • Period of Disunity

Shaolin Temple

  • Shaolin Temple
  • Kingfu
  • Bodhidharma
  • Zen Buddhism
  • martial

15.5

Review

 

Week 16

16.1

Sui Dynasty

  • Sui Dynasty

Grand Canal

  • Grand Canal

16.2

Hua Mulan

  • Hua Mulan
  • ballad

Tang Dynasty

  • Tang Dynasty

16.3

Wu Zetian

  • Wu Zetian
  • consort
  • queen regent
  • (palace) intrigue
  • civil service employee
  • civil service
  • civil service exam
  • merit
  • merit-based system

Toilet Paper

16.4

Song Dynasty

  • Song Dynasty

Foot Binding

  • foot binding

16.5

Review

 

Week 17

17.1

Review Week no new terms and names.

17.2

17.3

17.4

17.5

 

Week 18

18.1

Test Week no new terms and names.

18.2

18.3

18.4

18.5

 

Week 19

19.1

Genghis Khan

  • Genghis Khan
  • Mongolia
  • Mongols
  • Beijing

Mongols

19.2

Marco Polo

  • Marco
  • The Travels of Marco Polo

Yuan Dynasty

  • Yuan Dynasty
  • Kublai Khan

19.3

Divine Winds

  • samurai
  • kamikaze
  • typhoon

William Tell

  • William Tell

19.4

Swahili Coast

  • sultan
  • Sahara Desert
  • Sub-Saharan AFrica
  • sultanate
  • Kilwa
  • Kilwa Sultanate
  • Swahili Coast
  • Tanzania

Mansu Musa

  • Mansu Musa
  • Mali Empire
  • Mali

19.5

Review

 

Week 20

20.1

Name of the Rose

Gothic Architecture

  • Gothic
  • Gothic architecture
  • Cathedral of Notre Dame
  • Seine River

20.2

Invisible Carrier

  • plague
  • Black Death
  • Bubonic Plague
  • pandemic
  • Black Sea
  • Crimea (Crimean Peninsula)
  • Kaffa (Caffa)
  • Video: Mankind 2; Plague B; Invisible Carrier; 12:00. (Spread of the plague from Asia to Europe).

End of the World

  • Video: Mankind 2; Plague C; End of the World; 20:00

20.3

Convert or Die

  • anti-Semitism
  • Video: Mankind 2; Plague D; Convert or Die; 30:00.

Ibn Battuta

  • Ibn Battuta

20.4

Romeo and Juliet

  • Romeo and Juliet

Canterbury Tales

  • The Canterbury Tales

20.5

Review

 

Week 21

21.1

Human Thunder

  • Nanjing
  • Video: Mankind 2; Survivors C; Gun Game Changer; 16:00.

Ming Dynasty

  • Ming Dynasty

21.2

Forbidden City

  • Forbidden City

Concubines

  • concubine

21.3

Eunuchs

  • eunuch
  • Orient
  • harem

Zheng He

  • Zheng He

21.4

Venice

  • Venice
  • capitalism

Venetian Justice

  • Video: Mankind 2: Survivors B; Cradle of Capitalism; 11:00.

21.5

Review

 

Week 22

22.1

Renaissance

  • Renaissance
  • classical (architecture, literature, philosophy, etc.)
  • humanism
  • Renaissance man
  • Florence

Guttenberg's Press

  • Johannes Gutenberg
  • movable type printing

22.2

Ottoman Empire

  • Turkey
  • Turks
  • Turkish
  • Black Sea
  • Istanbul
  • Constantinople
  • Iran
  • Persians
  • Persian
  • Persia
  • Ottoman Empire
  • Persian Empire
  • Byzantine Empire
  • Sunni
  • Shia (Shiite)

Fall of Constantinople

22.3

Hagia Sophia

  • Hagia Sophia

Vlad the Impaler

  • Vlad the Impaler
  • Romania

22.4

Hundred Years' War

  • Normandy

Joan of Arc

  • Joan of Arc

22.5

Review

 

Week 23

23.1

Review Week no new terms and names.

23.2

23.3

23.4

23.5

 

Week 24

24.1

Test Week no new terms and names.

24.2

24.3

24.4

24.5

 

Week 25

25.1

Hunchback of Notre Dame

  • Hunchback of Notre Dame

Fall of Granada

  • Iberian Peninsula
  • Reconquista
  • Granada
  • Ferdinand and Isabella
  • trench
  • Video: Mankind 2; Survivors E; Reconquest of Spain; 35:00.

25.2

Spanish Expulsion

  • Tomas de Torquemada
  • conversos
  • Spanish Inquisition

Case of Elvira del Campo

25.3

Act of Faith

  • Act of Faith (Auto-da-Fe)

Leonardo and Michelangelo

  • Leonardo da Vinci
  • Michelangelo
  • Sistine Chapel
  • chapel
  • Vatican City

25.4

Renaissance Architecture

  • Renaissance architecture

Corruption in the Medieval Church

  • corrupt
  • indulgences
  • Purgatory
  • coffer
  • "As soon as the coin in the coffer rings, the sould from Purgatory springs."
  • relic

25.5

Review

 

Week 26

26.1

Martin Luther

  • Martin Luther
  • 95 Theses
  • reform
  • Wittenberg

Protestant Reformation

  • Protestant
  • Protestant Reformation
  • Baptists, Methodists, Evangelicals, Presbyterians, Mormons, Jehovah's Witnesses, etc.

26.2

Europe's Wars of Religion

  • Europe's Wars of Religion

Henry VIII

  • Henry VIII
  • Anglican Church
  • Church of England

26.3

Elizabeth 1

  • Elizabeth I
  • William Shakespeare

Return of Martin Guerre

26.4

Saint Teresa

Counter-Reformation

  • Counter-Reformation
  • Catholic Reformation

26.5

Review

 

Week 27

27.1

Defeat of the Spanish Armada

  • Spanish Armada

Treaty of Westphalia

  • Treaty of Westphalia
  • Roman Catholic Church
  • Protestant

27.2

Geography of the New World

  • Middle America
  • Mesoamerica
  • Andes Mountains
  • Maya
  • Yucatan Peninsula
  • Guatemal
  • Mexico
  • Aztec
  • Peru
  • Inca

Maya

27.3

Aztec Empire

Aztec Legend

  • Video: Mankind 2; New World B; Aztec Legend; 7:40. (The Legend of Tlachicole).

27.4

Inca

Pachacuti

  • Machu Picchu
  • Cuzco
  • Video: Mankind 2; Plague E; Mummified Power; 34:00.
  • Video: Mankind 2; Bonus A; Rise of the Inca.

27.5

Review

 

Week 28

28.1

Llullaillaco Maiden

Great Voyages of Discovery

  • 1492

28.2

Shortcut to China

  • Video: Mankind 2: Survivors D; Dream to Sail West; 30:00

Bartolomeu Dia

  • navigator
  • Portugal
  • Bartolomeu Dias
  • Cape of Good Hope
  • Video: Mankind 2; New World D; Uncharted Waters (Part 1); 25:00; 7 minutes.

28.3

Christopher Columbus

  • Christopher Columbus
  • Bahamas
  • East Indies
  • West Indies
  • Video: Mankind 2; New World D; Uncharted Waters (Part 2); 32:00; 5 minutes.

Columbian Exchange

  • Columbian Exchange
  • communicable diseases
  • smallpox
  • immunity

28.4

Gift Exchange

Treaty of Tordesillas

  • Treaty of Tordesillas
  • Cape of Good Hope
  • Cape Horn
  • Strait of Magellan
  • Brazil

28.5

Review

 

Week 29

29.1

Review Week no new terms and names.

29.2

29.3

29.4

29.5

 

Week 30

30.1

Test Week no new terms and names.

30.2

30.3

30.4

30.5

 

Week 31

31.1

Conquest of the Americas

  • conquistaro
  • cavalry

Hernan Cortez

  • Hernan Cortez
  • Montezuma II
  • Tenochtitlan
  • Mexico City

31.2

La Malinche

  • La Malinche

New Spain

  • mestizo
  • New Spain

31.3

Francisco Pizarro

  • Francisco Pizarro
  • Atahualpa

Potosi

  • Potosi
  • Bolivia
  • Video: Mankind 2; Treasure A; Universal Currency (Part 2); 5:30.

31.4

Piratres of the Spanish Main

  • Isthmus of Panama
  • Panama Canal
  • Caribbean Sea
  • Gulf of Mexico
  • Spanish Main
  • convoy (of ships)
  • treasure fleets
  • galleon
  • buccaneer
  • privateer

John Hawkins

  • John Hawkins

31.5

Review

 

Week 32

32.1

Sir Francis Drake

  • Sir Francis Drake

Guns and Christianity

32.2

Miyamoto Musashi

William Adams

32.3

Tokugawa Shogunate

  • Shogun
  • Shogunate
  • Tokugawa Shogunate

Japan's Edo Period

  • Edo Period
  • geisha
  • Tokyo
  • Edo

32.4

Zen and the Japanese Arts

  • Zen Buddhism
  • bushido

Japanese Tea Ceremony

  • Japanese Tea Ceremony

32.5

Review

 

Week 33

33.1

Pilgrims in the New World

African Slave Trade

  • King Sugar
  • Middle Passage

33.2

Queen Nzinga

  • Angola

Galileo Galilei

  • Nicolaus Copernicus
  • Giordano Bruno
  • heliocentric model
  • geocentric model
  • Galileo Galilei

33.3

Qing Dynasty

  • Qing Dynasty
  • Manchus
  • Manchuria
  • Manchu Dynasty
  • queue

Taj Mahal

  • Mughal Empire
  • Taj Mahal
  • shah
  • Shah Jahan
  • mausoleum

33.4

Divine Right Monarchs

  • King Louis XIV
  • divine right
  • Palace at Versailles

Isaac Newton

  • Isaac Newton

33.5

Review

 

Week 34

34.1

Scientific Revolution

  • Scientific Revolution

Salem Witch Trials

  • Salem Witch Trials

34.2

Peter the Great

  • Peter the Great
  • tsar (czar)
  • Westernization

No Peace Beyond the Line

34.3

John Flamsteed

  • Video: Mankind 3: Pioneers B; Breakthrough in Navigation; 15:00; Flamsteed's star charts).

Easter Island (Rapa Nui)

  • Potosi
  • Bolivia
  • Video: Mankind 2; Treasure A; Universal Currency (Part 2); 5:30.

34.4

Captain James Cook

  • Captain James Cook

Enlightenment

  • The Enlightenment
  • Age of Reason
  • democracy
  • republic

34.5

Review

 

Week 35

35.1

Review Week no new terms and names.

35.2

35.3

35.4

35.5

 

Week 36

36.1

Test Week no new terms and names.

36.2

36.3

36.4

36.5