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Year 7 A Trip through the Ancient World: Home

Ancient Greece, Rome and Egypt

Overview

Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it.

Confucius (551 BC - 479 BC)

Be a craftsman in speech that thou mayest be strong, for the strength of one is the tongue, and speech is mightier than all fighting.

Maxims of Ptahhotep (3400 BC)

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Research Help

Access our databases by using the eResources link here.

(You will be prompted for a password)

In particular, try these databases first, linked from the eResources pages:


History Reference Centre is an academic database with excellent information. Start with a broad search (site name) before refining your search to look for more specific information (archaeologist, invention, battle,etc)

Library Webs is a great starting place for websites related to the ancient sites. Once you are in the database, search for your site or choose a category.

Links Plus also will give you access to many good websites. Search by key word or category.

Britannica School will give you authoritative information about ancient sites from many of its articles.

Britannica Image Quest gives you great images to include in your glog. It also gives you the information you need for your bibliography.

Ancient History

    Your task is to investigate an ancient historical site
 and research its significance.

 

Retrieved from Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest.

UNESCO and World Heritage

Check out what the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation has to say about World Heritage.

Useful Sites

Google Search Tips

Bibliography Help

 

Use our BGS CiteMaker site to create your bibliography.

Oral Presentation Help

Use these sites to get some tips for your presentation.

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