Social Studies Worksheets and Study Guides Third Grade. Contributions of Ancient Civilizations

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Virginia Standards of Learning

VA.SS.3. Introduction to History and Social Science: Focus on Ancient World Cultures
Skills
3.1. The student will demonstrate skills for historical thinking, geographical analysis, economic decision making, and responsible citizenship by:
3.1.e. Comparing and contrasting ideas and perspectives to better understand people or events in world cultures.
3.1.f. Determining relationships with multiple causes or effects.
3.1.g. Explaining connections across time and place.
History
3.2. The student will explain how the contributions of ancient China and Egypt have influenced the present world in terms of architecture, inventions, the calendar, and written language.
3.3. The student will explain how the contributions of ancient Greece and Rome have influenced the present world in terms of architecture, government (direct and representative democracy), and sports.