Ancient Civilisations

Level: Year 8

Topic: Ancient Civilisations

Overview
In this unit students will explore a variety of Ancient Civilisations. They will investigate the lifestyle and organisation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in Ancient times, and recognise them as the oldest continuous living culture in the world. They will then explore other Ancient Civilisations such as; Egypt, Greece, Sumer, China and Rome. They will compare some of the Ancient Civilisations and identify aspects of their lifestyle and organisation that have influenced today’s society.