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Ancient Egypt

7th - College | Online class Colossal pyramids, imposing temples, golden treasures, enigmatic hieroglyphs, powerful pharaohs, strange gods, and mysterious mummies are features of Ancient Egyptian culture that have fascinated...
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Arch of Titus: Rome and the Menorah

College | Online class The Arch of Titus: Rome and the Menorah explores one of the most significant Roman monuments to survive from antiquity, from the perspectives of Roman, Jewish and later Christian history and art....
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A Short History of Nearly Everything

7th - College | Audio CD/MP3, Book, ebook/Kindle In A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail—well, most of it. In A Sunburned Country, he confronted some of the most lethal wildlife Australia has to offer. Now, in his...
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Big History Project

7th - College | Online resource By sharing the big picture and challenging middle and high school students to look at the world from many different perspectives, we hope to inspire a greater love of learning and help them better...
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Enlightenment and Revolution

7th - College | Online class Do we need kings? Can people govern themselves? What rights do we all have? Can science and understanding uplift all of humanity? This topic lays the foundation for our modern thinking about the...
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Global prehistory: 30,000-500 B.C.E.

7th - College | Online class Human expression existed across the globe before the written record. While prehistoric art of Europe has been the focus of many introductions to the history of art, very early art is found...
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History

2nd - 5th | Online resource Practice history skills on IXL, have fun, and win awards!
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History & Government

7th - High School | Online video/YouTube HippoCampus.org is a free, core academic web site that delivers rich multimedia content--videos, animations, and simulations--on general education subjects to middle-school and high-school teachers...
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History of the Holocaust (online)

High School | Online class In this course students will study the history of anti-Semitism; the rise of the Nazi party; and the Holocaust, from its beginnings through liberation and the aftermath of the tragedy. The study of...
$150

The History of Modern Israel - From an Idea to a State

College | Online class How did the State of Israel come to be? How is it that an idea, introduced in 19th century Europe, became a reality? And how does that reality prevail in the harsh complexities of the Middle East?...
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The Holocaust - An Introduction (I): Nazi Germany: Ideology, The Jews and the World

High School - College | Online class The Holocaust was an inconceivable historical event, which forever robbed Western culture of its innocence. As civilized human beings, we fail to understand how events of such horror could have...
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The Mediterranean, a Space of Exchange (from the Renaissance to Enlightenment)

College | Online class The course The Mediterranean, a Space of Exchange (from Renaissance to Enlightenment) aims to explain the Mediterranean, using history and the analysis of the past, as a space generated by routes...
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The Rooseveltian Century

7th - College | Online class This course uses the lives, ideals and achievements of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt to create the idea of a Rooseveltian century. It is about doing research, analyzing primary sources,...
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World history

7th - College | Online class Called the Great War (before World War II came about), World War I was the bloody wake-up call that humanity was entering into a new stage of civilization. Really the defining conflict that took...
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