Learning Resources by

Big History Project

www.bighistoryproject.com


The Big History Project (BHP) is a joint effort between teachers, scholars, scientists, and their supporters. It is a multi-disciplinary approach to knowledge for learners around the world. In addition to developing a full curriculum for high school students, this course is designed for curious members of the public who are seeking answers to big questions about the history of our Universe and the origin of our species.



Resources

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...
Topic: History
Free

Humans

4th - College | Online class About 200,000 years ago, we evolved to become the most important force for change on the planet. Our knack for collective learning — preserving information, sharing it with one another, and passing...
Topic: Ancient History
Free

Life

4th - College | Online class What makes life on Earth so special? How do you explain its diversity? And what exactly is it? How life emerged remains a mystery, but we know that it possesses four qualities: It can metabolize,...
Topic: Biology
Free

Our Solar System and Earth

4th - College | Online class Ever since the Big Bang, the Universe has been drifting and expanding. The birth and death of stars leave an aftermath of galaxies, planets, and even living organisms. Watch the Earth transform...
Topic: Astronomy
Free

The Modern Revolution and The Future

4th - College | Online class After the rise of agriculture, powerful civilizations such as the Persians, Romans, and Mongols exploited and developed long-distance trade routes to expand their regional influence. New...
Topic: World History
Free

The Universe

4th - College | Online class Where did everything come from? Where are we heading? Big History tells the story of the Universe starting from the Big Bang, the formation of stars, planets, life on Earth, modern civilization —...
Topic: Astronomy
Free