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World History Time Unit Allotted Content Objectives NJ CCS Essential Questions Major World 8 days 1. Examine major aspects of each religion that 6.1A - 1-8 1. What were the main events in the early history of the Religions: enabled them to become major world religions 6.3A-C, Israelites? Judaism, 2. Describe the Jewish religion and explain why D-6 2. How did the Jews view their relationship with God? Confucianism, it was revolutionary in ancient times 6.3E - 6 3. What moral and ethical ideas did the prophets teach? Hinduism, 3. Explain how the family and royal government 4. What were the major tenets of Confucianism, and Buddhism, held Chinese society together what role did it play in Chinese history? Christianity 4. Identify and explain the basic ideas of 5. What are the main tenets of Hinduism and Buddhism, (Islam is a Hinduism and its relationship to the Castes and how did each religion influence Indian civilization? separate unit) 5. Describe the rise and spread of Buddhism 6. How did Buddhism spread beyond India to become 6. Compare and contrast Hindu and Buddhist a major world religion? religions 7. What were the major teachings of Jesus and how 7. List the major steps in the development of were they spread? Christianity 8. What characteristics of Christianity enabled it to 8. Explain why the Romans warred against the grow and ultimately to triumph? Jews and persecuted the Christians Byzantine 5 days 1. Explain the geographic advantages of 6.1A - 1-8 1. What were the advantages of Constantinople's Empire Constantinople's location 6.2E - 9,10 geographic location? 2. Identify characteristics of the Byzantine 12-14 2. What were the main features of Byzantine civilization, Empire in comparison to western Europe 6.3A-C and why did it follow a separate path from that taken 3. Describe Constantinople's role as the religious 6.4A-C by Christian societies in the West? center of the first Christian empire 6.6A - 2-5 3. Why and how was Constantinople the religious 4. Trace the decline and fall of the Byzantine 6.6B - 2 center of the first Christian empire? empire 6.6D - 1-5 4. What led to the decline and fall of the Byzantine 6.6E - 8 empire? The Spread of 7 days 1, Explain how the family and royal government 6.1A - 1-8 1. What religious and moral traditions preserve Chinese Civilizations in held Chinese society together 6.2E - 9,10 civilization despite the rise and fall of dynasties? East Asia 2. Identify the major cultural and social elements 12-14 2. What were the main characteristics of Manchus rule (The Asian in China and Japan 6.3A-C, and why were they so successful at establishing a World) 3. Describe Japan's geography and explain its D-1 foreign dynasty in China? influence on Japanese culture 6.4A-C 2. How did the economy and society of China change 4. Explain how the Japanese and Koreans 6.6A - 2-5 during the Ming and Qing eras? adapted Chinese ideas 6.6B - 2 3. How did Chinese civilization come to influence 5. Trace the key events in the history of East 6.6D - 1-5 people in Korea and Japan? Asia during the period from 1400 to 1800 6.6E - 8 4. How did the unification of Japan come about, and how did the Tokugawa rulers maintain that unity? 5. How did the economy and society of Japan change during the Tokugawa era, and how did Japanese culture reflect those changes? 6. What distinct literary and artistic traditions emerged in China and Japan? 7. How did China and Japan respond to the coming of Europeans, and what explains the differences? What impact did European contact have on these two East Asian civilizations through the end of the 18th century? The Muslim 9 days 1. Identify the prophet Muhammad and his 6.1A - 1-8 1. Who was the prophet Muhammad and why is he an World significance to Islam 6.2E - 9,10 essential figure? (The World of 2. List the basic tenets of Islam, including the 12-14 2. What are the major tenets of Islam, and how does the Islam) Five Pillars and the significance of the Kaaba 6.3B,C religion compare with Judaism and Christianity? 3. Explain the growth of Islam and its expansion D - 1,2 3. How did Islam help shape the way of life of its to other areas of the world, including the Mughal 6.4A-C believers, especially women? empire in India 6.6A - 2-5 4. How did Islam spread and make Muslim links among 4. Discuss the Ottoman rule, including the 6.6B - 1-3 three continents? division of people by religion and occupation 6.6D - 1-5 5. How did the Ottoman, Safavid and Mughal empires 5. Highlight Ottoman achievement in art and 6.6E - 4,7 come into existence, and why did they ultimately architecture decline? 6. Describe the signs of decline of the Ottoman 6. What artistic and literary traditions flourished in the Empire Muslim world? Hackensack High School 2007 - 2008 1 World History Time Unit Allotted Content Objectives NJ CCS Essential Questions Early African 5 days 1. Describe how the mastery of farming gave rise 6.1A - 1-8 1.How did geography both help and hinder the peoples Civilizations to Africa's first civilizations 6.2E - 9,10 of Africa? & Kingdoms 2. List the accomplishments of the West African 12-14 2. How were parts of Africa tied into major trading kingdoms of Ghana, Mali, and Songhai 6.3B,C networks? 3. Describe important aspects of African society, D - 1,2 3. What roles did lineage groups, women, and slavery such as government, the role of women, 6.4A-C play in African society? education, religion, and the arts 6.6A - 2-5 4. What effects did the coming of Islam have on African 6.6B - 1-3 society? 6.6D - 1-5 5. What were the main characteristics of the West 6.6E - 4,7 African states of Ghana, Mali, and Songhai? 6. What literary and artistic traditions developed in Africa? Early American 5 days 1. Describe the various peoples who adapted to 6.1A - 1-8 1. Who were the first Americans, and when and how Civilizations North American geography and formed societies 6.2E - 9,10 did they arrive? 2. Analyze the political and social organization 12-15 2. How did people in different parts of the Americas of early American civilizations 6.3B,C create distinct civilizations? 3. Describe the major cultures of Mesoamerica, D - 1,2 3. How did the Mayas, Aztecs, and Incas build on particularly the Maya and the Aztec 6.4A-C earlier achievements? 4. Explain the rise, progress, and decline of the 6.6A - 2-5 4. What methods did Aztec and Incan rulers use to Incan Empire 6.6D - 1-5 organize their large empires? 6.6E - 4,7 5. How did religion play a central role in early American societies? 6. What common threads are found in political, economic, religious and social structures? The Early and 8 days 1. Describe how civilization declined following the 6.1A - 1-8 1. What is self-sufficiency? Can and should nations be High Middle collapse of the Roman empire, and analyze the 6.2C - 3 self-sufficient today? Ages political and social structures that combined to 6.2E - 9,10 2. How did Western Europeans blend Greco-Roman, 400-1500 create the Early Middle Ages 12-15 Christian, and Germanic traditions to build a new 2. State reasons for the development of feudalism 6.3B,C, civilization? and explain how it shaped medieval life D - 2,4 3. How did feudalism and the manor economy provide a 3. Describe advances in farming and industry, E - 1,2,6 measure of political, economic and social order? What the manorial system, and the rise of cities 6.4A-C new technologies sparked a revolution in agriculture and 4. Explain the dominant role played by the 6.6A - 2-5 commerce? medieval Church 6.6D - 1-5 4. How did the revival of trade and the growth of towns 5. Examine the relationships between political 6.6E -4,7-8 influence medieval culture? leaders and the head of the Church, and its 5. How did the Roman Catholic Church strengthen and impact on society spread Christian civilization throughout western Europe? 6. Assess significant events and characteristics 6. How did the relationships between political leaders of medieval Europe and the pope impact western Europe? 7. Describe the various misfortunes that 7. What were the main reasons for the Crusades, and challenged Europe in the 14th century what did they accomplish? 8. How did disasters of the late Middle Ages help set the stage for the modern age? Renaissance 8 days 1. Describe the major characteristics of the 6.1A - 1-8 1. What were the main features of the Renaissance, and & Reformation Renaissance 6.2E - 9,10 how did it differ from the Middle Ages? 1300-1650 2. Explain the three estates of Renaissance 12-14 2. What were the chief characteristics of Renaissance society and Renaissance education 6.3D - 3-6 art, and how did it differ in Italy and northern Europe? 3. Describe artistic contributions of the 6.3E - 1,6 3. What were Martin Luther's main disagreements with Renaissance 6.4A-C the Roman Catholic church, and why did the movement 4. Describe Christian humanism 6.6E - 4,8 he started spread so quickly across Europe? 5. Describe Luther's role in the Reformation 4. What were the main tenets of Lutheranism, 6. Describe religious changes and impact in Zwinglianism, Calvinism, and Anabaptism, and how did Switzerland, in England, and within the Catholic they differ from each other and from Catholicism? Church 5. What influence did the new technology of printing have on European life and culture? 6. What is a free thinker? Do I have the right to force my beliefs on another? Hackensack High School 2007 - 2008 2 World History Time Unit Allotted Content Objectives NJ CCS Essential Questions Scientific 8 days 1. Describe the scientific advances of the 17th 6.1A - 1-8 1. How did the Scientific Revolution transform the way Revolution & 18th centuries and their impact on society 6.2C - 3 people viewed the physical world? Enlightenment 2. Identify and describe conditions that led to 6.2E - 9,10 2. How were the ideas of the Scientific Revolution and the 1550-1800 the Enlightenment 12-14 Enlightenment disseminated, and what impact did they 3. Explain new philosophies and the social 6.3D - 3-6 have on society? changes that arose during the Enlightenment 6.3E - 1,6 3. What role did women play in the Scientific Revolution 4. Evaluate the political, social, and economic 6.4A-C and the Enlightenment? impact of Enlightenment ideas 6.6E -4,7,8 4. Who were the leading figures of the Enlightenment, 5. Evaluate the impact of the American and what were their main contributions? Revolution on global political thought 5. What impact did the American Revolution have on global political thought England: 7 days 1. Explain how Elizabeth settled England's 6.1A - 1-8 1. What made Elizabeth successful as a monarch of Religious and religious, political, and social problems, & 6.2C - 3 England? Political why the Elizabethan era was a golden age 6.2E - 9,10 2. How did struggles between monarchs and Parliament Conflict in the 2. Discuss the significance of the English 12-15 affect the development of Britain? late 16th and Revolution and the Glorious Revolution 6.3D - 6 3. What significant movements in art, literature, and 17th century 3. Explain the significant movements in art, 6.3E - 1,6 philosophy were developed during 16th and 17th literature, and philosophy during the 16th and 6.4A-C centuries? 17th centuries 6.6A - 2-5 4. What impact do the views of Thomas Hobbes and 4. Compare and contrast the views of Thomas 6.6D - 4,5 John Locke have on society then and now? Hobbes and John Locke on the purpose of 6.6E - 4 government The Age of 7 days 1. Explain the three main motives for exploration 6.1A - 1-8 1. Why did Europeans begin to embark on voyages of Exploration 2. Trace the development and decline of 6.2E - 9,10 discovery and expansion at the end of the 15th century? & Expansion Portugal's trading empire and Spanish exploration 12-15 2. How did Portugal and Spain acquire their overseas 1500-1800 3. Describe the impact of Europeans on the 6.3D -2,4,6 empire, and how did their empires differ? peoples of Africa vs. traditional African political 6.3E -1,2,6 3. How and why did the Europeans expand into Africa, systems 6.4D -1-3,5 and what were the main consequences of their presence 4. Discuss the shift in power from Portuguese to 6.6A - 2-5 there? Dutch in the control of the spice trade 6.6D - 1-5 4. What were the main features of the African slave trade, 5. Contrast the impact of Europeans on mainland 6.6E - 4,8 and what effects did it have on Africa? states of Southeast Asia with their impact on the 5. What were the main characteristics of Southeast Malay world Asian civilization, and how was it affected by the coming 6. Describe the four main political systems in by the coming of Islam and the Europeans? Southeast Asia French 7 days 1. Identify and explain the causes of the French 6.1A - 1-8 1. What beliefs and attitudes inspired the leaders of the Revolution Revolution 6.2C - 3 French Revolution? 2. Specify what impact the revolution had on 6.2C - 3 2. What were the causes, the main events, and the women and daily life 6.2E - 9,10 effects of the French Revolution? 3. Discuss how nationalism spread as a result of 12-15 3. How did the French Revolution reshape social and the French Revolution 6.3D -2,3,6 political institutions? 4. Identify and describe the rise and fall of 6.3E -1,2,6 4. What aspects of the French Revolution did Napoleon Napoleon's empire 6.4E - 3 preserve, and which did he destroy? 5. Evaluate Napoleon's achievements and 6.6A - 2-5 5. How did Napoleon Bonaparte create upheaval across failures 6.6D - 4,5 Europe and what was the impact? 6.6E - 4 Hackensack High School 2007 - 2008 3 World History Time Unit Allotted Content Objectives NJ CCS Essential Questions Industrialization 8 days 1.Describe the impact of the Industrial Revolution 6.1A - 1-8 1. What were the basic features of the new industrial and Nationalism 2. Examine the emergence of a politically active 6.2C - 4,5 system created by the Industrial Revolution, and what 18th & 19th middle class and the rise of ideologies which 6.2E - 1-6, effects did the new system have on urban life, social century questioned class, contributing to socialism and 8-10,12-14 classes, family life, and standards of living? communism 6.3.12E- 2. What were the major ideas associated with 3. Explain changes in the popularity of the 1-7 conservatism, liberalism, and nationalism, and what role conservative, liberal and nationalist movements 6.4H -1,4-6 did each ideology play in Europe, Latin America and 4. Explain reasons for revolutionary outbursts 6.6A - 2-5 Japan in the 19th century? and reforms in Europe, specifically the events 6.6D - 1-5 3. What were the causes of the revolutions of 1848, and that led to the unification of Italy and Germany 6.6E - 4,8 why did these revolutions fail? 5. Evaluate the changes brought about by the 4. What actions did Cavour and Bismarck take to bring Meiji Restoration period in Japan about unification in Germany and Italy, respectively, and 6. Discuss the events that shaped the social what role did war play in their efforts? structure of Russia between 1850-1914, including 5. How did the forces of liberalism and nationalism affect the Trans-Siberian railroad, other modernization events in the US and Canada during the 19th century? and the relationship with the Ottoman Empire 6. What were the main characteristics of Romanticism 7. Describe developments in the US and Canada and Realism? 8. Describe characteristics of romanticism and 7. In what ways were the intellectual and artistic realism, and events in the new age of science developments of the age related to the development of industrialization and the growth of nationalism? Imperialism 8 days 1. Describe how colonial powers took over and 6.1A - 1-8 1. How was the Industrial Revolution linked to imperialism 1800-1914 other territories 6.2C - 4 2. What were the causes of the new imperialism of the 2. Discuss how Western nations imposed their 6.2E - 1-6, 19th century, and how did it differ from European values and institutions 8-10,12-15 expansion in earlier periods? 3. Describe how nationalism gave subjects 6.3.12E- 2. How did western powers gain global empires? means for seeking their freedom 1-7 3. What conditions in Africa and Asia helped western 4. Describe how colonies provided raw materials 6.4I - 1 powers make inroads there? and new markets for industrialized nations 6.6A - 2-5 4. How did the subject peoples respond to colonialism, 5. Describe the social divisions in the colonies 6.6D - 1-5 and what role did nationalism play in their response? between the colonizers and those who were 6.6E - 4 5. What were the consequences of the new imperialism of colonized the 19th century for the colonies and the colonial powers? 6. How do you feel the imperialist countries should be evaluated in terms of their motives and stated objectives? War and 8 days 1. Describe the causes and impact of WWI, 6.1A - 1-8 1. What were the long-range and immediate causes of Revolution including the effects of technology, total war, 6.2C - 4 WWI, and why did the course of the war turn out to be 1914-1919 nationalism and propaganda 6.2E - 1-6, so different from what the belligerents had expected? 2. Define and identify acts of 20th century 8-10,12-15 2. How did WWI affect the belligerents' governmental genocide 6.3.12F-1 and political institutions, economic affairs, and social life, 3. Identify the Social Revolutionaries, the 6.4I - 3,4,7 including acts of genocide by the Ottoman government? Bolsheviks, and the Mensheviks and describe 6.6A - 2-5 3. What were the causes of the Russian Revolution of how they wanted to change Russia 6.6D - 1-5 1917, and why did the Bolsheviks prevail in the civil war 4. Explain how Lenin and the Bolsheviks came and gain control of Russia? to power in 1917 4. What was the relationship between WWI and the 5. Explain how Stalin transformed the Soviet Russian Revolution? economy and made it a totalitarian state 5. How did Stalin transform the Soviet economy and 6. List and discuss the main terms of the develop a totalitarian state? Versailles treaty 6. What were the objectives of the chief participants at the Paris Peace Conference of 1919, and how closely did the final settlement mirror their objectives? Hackensack High School 2007 - 2008 4 World History Time Unit Allotted Content Objectives NJ CCS Essential Questions The West 5 days 1. Explain the weaknesses of the League of 6.1A - 1-8 1. How did the peace treaties ending the war lead to Between the Nations 6.2E - 1-6, both bitterness and hope? Wars, 2. Identify weaknesses in the American economy 8-10,12-15 2. What crises did Europe and the United States face in 1919-1939 that led to the Great Depression 6.3.12F- the interwar years, especially the Great Depression? 3. Compare and contrast the responses to 1,2 3. How did the cultural and intellectual trends of the economic hardships by Great Britain, France, 6.6A - 2-5 interwar years reflect the crises of that period, as well as Germany and the United States 6.6D - 1-5 the experience of World War I? 4. Distinguish between dictatorship and 6.6E - 4 4. Why did some countries turn to authoritarian totalitarianism and discuss how Mussolini, governments in the postwar era? Stalin, Franco and Hitler came to power 5. What are the characteristics of totalitarian states, and 5. Summarize the developments in the areas of to what degree were these characteristics present in art, music, literature and science Fascist Italy, Nazi Germany and Stalinist Russia? 6. How did writers and artists reflect the mood of postwar Europe and the United States? Nationalism 8 days 1. Understand how the forces of nationalism 6.1A - 1-8 1. What developments contributed to the nationalist Around the affected events in the Middle East, Africa, Asia 6.2C - 4 movements in Asia, Africa & the Middle East after 1919? World and Latin America 6.2E - 1-6, 2. What problems did the nationalists have to resolve and 1919-1939 2. Explain the role individual leaders played in 8-10,12-14 how did they differ from one region to the other? the struggle for national independence 6.3.12F- 3. What forms did the independence movements in India 3. Contrast the views of Hindu and Muslim 1,2 and the Middle East take, and what problems did each nationalists 6.6A - 2-5 movement face? 4. Explain the sources of Jewish nationalism and 6.6D - 1-5 4. Why did Palestine become a center of conflict? of the conflict between Arab nationalists and 6.6E - 4 5. What forms did modernization take in Turkey, Iran and Zionists Japan in the interwar years? 5. Describe how the creation of modern states 6. Why did democratic institutions not take hold more included modernizing the economy effectively, specifically, in Japan? 6. Explain how the lower classes played a role in 7. What problems did China face between 1919 & 1939, bringing about social changes and what solutions did the Nationalists and the Communist propose to solve these problems? 8. What problems did the nations of Latin America face and how did they respond to these problems? To what degree were they a consequence of foreign influence? The Path to 6 days 1. Identify the steps taken by Germany and 6.1A - 1-8 1. What were the underlying causes of World War II, and World War II Japan that led to the beginning of World War II 6.2C - 4 what specific steps taken by Nazi Germany and Japan 1939-1945 2. Describe the successes of Germany and 6.2E - 1-6, led to war? Japan in the early years of the war 8-10,12-15 2. What were the main events of WWII in Europe and 3. List the major events of the last years of the 6.3.12F-2 Asia, and how did technology affect the fighting and war 6.3.12G-1 destruction? 4. Explain the causes and results of the 6.4J - 5,6 3. How did totalitarian regimes carry out their goals Holocaust, and other acts of twentieth century 6.6A - 2-5 during the war, including 20th century genocides, genocide 6.6D - 1-5 particularly the Holocaust? 5. Explain the conditions of the peace settlement 6.6E - 4 4. What were conditions like on the home front for the and the ways in which the peace settlement led major belligerents in WWII, and specifically, how did to the Cold War geography impact the war in Eastern Europe and Russia? 5. What was the relationship between WWI and WWII, and how were the wars fought differently? 6. How did Allies' visions of the postwar world differ, and how did these differences contribute to the emergence of the Cold War? Hackensack High School 2007 - 2008 5 World History Time Unit Allotted Content Objectives NJ CCS Essential Questions The Postwar - 8 days 1. Summarize the causes and impact of the Cold 6.1A - 1-8 1. Why were the US and the Soviet Union suspicious of Modern World War, extending to the Korean War, the Cuban 6.2C - 4 each other after WWII, and what events between 1945- 1945-1979 missile crisis, and the Vietnam War 6.2E - 1-6, 1949 heightened the tensions between the two nations? 2. Describe conflicts in Asia and the region's 8-10,12-14 2. What kinds of problems have the nations of Southeast emergence as an economic powerhouse 6.3.12G- Asia faced since 1945, and how have they attempted to 3. Describe the ways in which independent 1,2 solve these problems? nations emerged in Africa 6.4K - 1,4 3. What factors have contributed to the economic 4. Analyze the legacy of colonial rule in Africa 6.4L - 5 successes achieved by Japan and the "Little Tigers" in and the challenges facing that continent 6.6A - 2-5 recent years? Have the nations of South and Southeast 5. Identify the major political, economic, 6.6D - 1-5 Asia achieved the same results? educational and cultural trends in Latin America 6.6E - 4 4. What political and economic problems have the nations since 1945 of the Middle East faced since the end of World War II, and to what degree have they managed to resolve those problems efficiently? 5. How have religious issues affected economic, social & cultural conditions in the Middle East in recent decades? 6. How have dreams clashed with realities in the indepen- dent nations of Africa, and how have African governments sought to meet these challenges? 7. What problems have the nations of Latin America faced since 1945, and what role has Marxist ideology played in their efforts to solve these problems? Looking to the 5 days 1. Identify and describe four global trends 6.1A - 1-8 1. Which current trends contribute to world peace? Future 2. Explain the political effects of the discovery of 6.2C - 4 Which current trends threaten world peace? 1980-Present oil in the Middle East 6.2E - 1-6, 2. What were the major sources of cultural conflict in the 3. Explain the significance of the rise of Islamic 8-10,12-14 Middle East in the late 1900s? Why do oil producing fundamentalism 6.3.12H- countries have such a political, economical and 4. Describe the worldwide scope of modern 1-4 ecological impact on the world? business and the development of a new world 6.4L - 4,5 3. What have been some of the effects of Arab order of increasingly interdependent regions 6.6A - 2-5 fundamentalism? 5. Evaluate the paradoxes of 21st century 6.6C - 2 4. How has golbal interdependence affected the world developments, including technological growth, 6.6D - 5 and its environment? economic imbalance, social inequalities, world 6.6E - 3-8 5. How has the new world order been drastically impacted migration shaped by international labor demands, by the rise of technology in the Third World? How has rapid population growth, increasing urbanization inequality shifted from one population to the next? and environmental concerns 6. Why have the technological advancements of the 21st 6. Analyze the development and effects of century caused paradoxes in the impact on humans? multinational corporations on trade, employment 7. How is terrorism as a means of warfare being used as and the environment a political weapon? 8. What are the positives and negatives of multinational corporations on trade, employment and the environment? Do the impacts vary from country to country? Hackensack High School 2007 - 2008 6