Updated 6/10/15  

       

       

 Brief overview of Period 3 

   

              

   

  PERIOD 3: Regional & Transregional Interactions, 600-1450 (Chapters 9-16) 

  

Timelines & General Resources
   TIMELINE: Middle Ages, 6th to 15th Centuries
  TIMELINE: 16th and 17th Centuries
  TIMELINE: 1000 BCE to 500 CE
  Period 3 Review (600-1450) - Cram Packet: Period 3, to 1450
  Textbook Practice Tests: Chapters 10-16
Timeline of History: 4.3 million Years Ago to 2012 
The Metropolitan Museum of Art History Timeline:  500-1000 A.D., 1000-1400 A.D., 1400-1600 A.D. 
  Old World Contacts: Home Page
     History Topics - History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts
  Historical Atlas of the Mediterranean
  Indian Ocean in World History
  EyeWitness To The Middle Ages and Renaissance
    HistoryWorld - History and Timelines
  TIMEMAPS: World History AD 500
    All Empires: Online History Community
  African Timelines - Table of Contents
  Timelines | Asia for Educators
      East Asia's Geography Through the 5 Themes, 6 Essential Elements, and 18 Geographic Standards 
  12 Weapons That Changed Everything | The Fiscal Times
  Chinese Culture - Arts - China culture - History - China culture - The Art of Asia - Online Museum Resources on Asian Art
  Chinese Dynasty Guide - The Art of Asia - History and Maps
  Chinese Cultural Studies: A brief chinese chronology
  Guide to Japanese Historical Periods - The Art of Asia - History and Maps
  Guide to Korean Historical Periods - The Art of Asia - History and Maps
  The Chinese Dynasty Song: WHAP 1 - YouTube - The Chinese Dynasty Song: WHAP 2 - YouTube - How to Memorize China's Major Dynasties? - YouTube

 

     

Chapter 9: The Sasanid Empire and the Rise of Islam,
200-1200

  Sassanid Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  History of Iran: Sassanid Empire 
  Islam - BBC - Religion: Islam
  Shia
  Umayyad Caliphate - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  Umayyad dynasty (Islamic history) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
  The Umayyad Caliphate
  Abbasid Caliphate - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  Islamic History in Arabia and Middle East
  MEDIEVAL PERIOD OF EXPANSION


 

   

    

Chapter 10: Christian Europe Emerges
  300-1200

Europe During the Early Middle Ages 
  Middle Ages — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts
  Vikings — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts
  Charlemagne — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts
  Medieval Europe - Free World History Worksheets and More
   TIMELINE: Medieval Europe
  TIMELINE: Middle Ages
  TIMELINE: 6th to 15th Centuries
  Internet History Sourcebooks: Medieval Maps
  LiveLeak.com - Map of Europe: 1000 AD to present day
  ORB: The Medieval Encyclopedia
  Medieval Europe - All Empires
  Middle Ages: the World from the 6th to 15th Centuries
  Medieval History - Life in the Middle Ages and Renaissance
  BBC - History: Vikings
  BBC - History: Anglo-Saxons
  Castles, Chateaux, Chateaux Forts and Manor Houses
  Castles Life
  Medieval Life
  Feudalism and the Feudal Relationship
  European Feudalism
  The Rise of Feudalism, 850-1000 AD
  The Feudal Society of the Middle Ages
  Chivalry Today | Reimagining the Code of Chivalry
  Monty Python-Bring out your dead! - YouTube
  European Antisemitism from Its Origins to the Holocaust
For more, visit Mrs. Osborn's Middle Ages & Medieval Britain web pages.

The Medieval Church
   Religion in the Middle Ages
  Early Christianity
  ORB: A Short Course on the Medieval Church
  Medieval Church 
  Great Schism: 1378-1415 - The Great Schism (1378-1415)
  Compare and Contrast the Byzantine Empire with Medieval Europe - YouTube & Civilization in Eastern Europe: Byzantium and Orthodox Europe
For MUCH more, check out section on Note Packet #16 below & visit Mrs. Osborn's Medieval Church web page.

  Byzantine Empire
   Byzantine Empire — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts 
  Byzantine Empire - Free World History Printables, Puzzles, More
  TIMELINE: Byzantine Empire
  Maps of the Byzantine Empire
  EMPERORS OF THE BYZANTINE EMPIRE
  The Byzantine Empire 330-1204 - All Empires
  Byzantine Civilization
  Sassanids vs Byzantines - All Empires
  Byzantine Art | Thematic Essays
  Civilization in Eastern Europe: Byzantium and Orthodox Europe
  Compare and Contrast the Byzantine Empire with Medieval Europe - YouTube
Much more on the Byzantine Empire on Mrs. Osborn's Byzantine Empire page.

Kievan Rus
   Kievan Rus' - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  Kievan Rus' and Mongol Periods
  Kievan Rus – Russiapedia Russian history
  History of Russia from Early Slavs history and Kievan Rus to Romanovs dynasty
  History & Culture of Russia / Ancient Russia 
For MUCH more, visit Mrs. Osborn's Russia web page.

The Crusades
   Crusades — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts 
  The Crusades - home page (click on "classroom" for a myriad of info & primary sources)
  Crusades content listing
  Crusades - Timeline
  Europe during the Crusades
  Medieval Church.org.uk: The Crusades
  ORB: Guide to the Crusades
  Crusades and Crusaders
  Crusades
  Medieval Warfare
  Primary Source: A CHRISTIAN/MOSLEM DEBATE OF THE 12TH CENTURY
For MUCH more, visit Mrs. Osborn's Crusades web page.

 

  Chapter 11: Central & Eastern Asia
400-1200

       

Sui & Tang Empires
  TIMELINE: China - Chinese Dynasties
  History of China: Table of Contents
  History of China – Records of Ancient & Modern Chinese Dynasties
  China History, Chinese History, History of China, Ancient China History  
Sui Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  Sui Dynasty, History of Sui Dynasty, China History Guide
  Sui Dynasty (581-618) – Chinese History: Imperial China Facts
  Chinese History - Sui Dynasty
  Sui Dynasty
  Tang Dynasty, History of Tang Dynasty, History of China
  Tang Dynasty (618-907) – Chinese History: Ancient China Facts
  Tang Dynasty
  Tang Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  China Tang Dynasty (618-907): Establishment, Glorious Period, Decline
  Tang Dynasty (618–906) | Thematic Essay
  Tang Dynasty, the Golden Age of China - Ancient China for Kids
  Tang and Song Dynasties of China | Free World History PowerPoints
  Imperial Era: II

 

Song Dynasty
  TIMELINE: China - Chinese Dynasties
  History of China: Table of Contents
  China History, Chinese History, History of China, Ancient China History
  History of China – Records of Ancient & Modern Chinese Dynasties 
  Tang and Song Dynasties of China
Song Dynasty, History of Song Dynasty, China History
  The Song Dynasty in China | Asia Topics in World History
  Song Dynasty (960-1279) – Chinese History: Ancient China Facts
  Song Dynasty
  Song Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  The Song Dynasty in China | Asia Topics in World History
  The Last Women Foot Binders Of China Deserve To Be Seen - Living with bound feet
  China Song Dynasty (960-1279): Emperors, Achievements
  The Song Dynasty - Ancient China for Kids
  Imperial Era: II 
  Neo-Confucianism - A New Form of Confucianism
  Confucianism and the Chinese Scholastic System
  Chinese Art History - Tang Dynasty - Web Resources and Image Links
  Tang Dynasty - The Art of Asia - Chinese Dynasty Guide
  Sung Dynasty - The Art of Asia - Chinese Dynasty Guide
For many more sites, check out Mrs. Oz's China web page.

 

 ASIA TIMELINES
  Timelines | Asia for Educators | Columbia University
  Timeline of Chinese History and Dynasties
  Japanese History: A Chronological Outline
  A Timeline of Korean History
  Vietnamese History: A Chronological Outline
  History of South Asia: A Chronological Outline

  

      

  Chapter 12: People & Civilizations of the Americas
200-1500

  Civilizations in America
  Population Migration
  Collapse: The Maya
  Maya civilization - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  Maya Civilization
  The Mayan Civilization
  The Rise and Fall of the Maya Empire — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures
  BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: The Fall of the Mayan Civilisation
  Collapse: Chaco Canyon
  Anasazi Indians
  BLM Colorado | Anasazi Heritage Center | Who Were the Anasazi?
  People of the Colorado Plateau-The Anasazi or "Ancient Pueblo"
  Mississippian culture - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  Mississippi Mound Builders
  Aztec History
  Aztec - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  Aztecs — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts
  Inca Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  NOVA | The Lost Inca Empire
  Incas
  Caribbean settlements in a Time Line
For many more sites, visit Mrs. Osborn's Meso-American web page.

 

     

      

Chapters 13-14-15: Western & Eastern Eurasia, Tropical Africa, & Asia
1200-1500

   East Asian History Sourcebook
  Indian Ocean in World History
  Steppe Nomads and Central Asia - All Empires
  The Mongols in World History | Asia Topics in World History
  Why Mongols are the Exception - YouTube - Mongols are the Exception! - YouTube
  Millenium - The Mongols - YouTube
  'The Mongol Impact on World History' - Ed Vajda, WWU - YouTube
  Ming Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  Ming Dynasty in China History: Economy, Culture, Science
  Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) | Thematic Essay
  Zheng He - Zheng He's Voyages of Discovery, UCLA International Institute - Chinese Mariner Zheng He [Cheng Ho] - Admiral Zheng He (1371-1433) - China's Great Armada, Admiral Zheng He - National Geographic Magazine - NOVA | Ancient Chinese Explorers - Zheng He - YouTube
  Medieval Japan
  The Age of the Samurai: 1185-1868 | Asia for Educators | Columbia University
  A Comparison of Japanese and European Feudalism
  Japanese & European Feudalism
  apworld - Japanese and European feudalism
  Treasures of Champa Kingdom (Vietnam) - YouTube
  Internet African History Sourcebook
  The Empires of the Western Sudan: Mali Empire
  Mali Empire (ca. 1200- ) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed
  The Mali Empire - YouTube
  Ancient Africa for Kids - Kingdom of Mali
  Mali Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  Mansa Musa - Mr. Dowling's Mansa Musa Page - Mansa Musa
  Songhai Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  The Empires of the Western Sudan: Songhai Empire
  Collapse: Mali & Songhai
  Ibn Battuta: Travels in Asia and Africa 1325-1354
  Ibn Battuta on the Web
  Ibn Battuta; On the footsteps of - BBC - YouTube
  Marco Polo and His Travels (a fellow traveler) - PBS: In the Footstep of Marco Polo - YouTube
   For now, visit Mrs. Osborn's Non-Western web pages.

 

 Chapter 16: The Latin West,
1200-1500

        

EyeWitness To The Middle Ages and Renaissance
  MAP: Europe in the 15th Century
  MAP: Italy during the Renaissance
  Europe Historical Maps - Perry-Castaρeda Map Collection - UT Library Online
  Renaissance Timeline
  The Renaissance
  Internet Medieval Sourcebook  Selected Sources: Renaissance
  Middle Ages: the World from the 6th to 15th Centuries
  Europe, 1201 to 1500 CE
  Europe in the Late Middle Ages
  European Society in the Late Middle Ages
  Late Middle Ages: On Classes, Orders and Social Position
  End of Europe's Middle Ages - Feudal Institutions
  Medieval History - Life in the Middle Ages and Renaissance
  Medieval, Renaissance, Reformation
  Table of Contents (Rome Reborn: The Vatican Library & Renaissance Culture)
  Breakin' the Law in the Late Middle Ages
  Heresy in the Late Middle Ages - Knox
  The Papacy in the Late Middle Ages - Knox
  England in the Late Middle Ages - Knox
  France in the Late Middle Ages - Knox
  Le Poulet Gauche-16th Century France
  Germany in the Late Middle Ages - Knox
  The Italian Wars - Knox
  A Merchant's Journey
  Currency and Banking in the late Middle Ages - Knox
  William the Conqueror
   The Black Death - Monty Python-Bring out your dead! - YouTube
  PBS: Heritage: Civilization and the Jews
  The Rise of Popular Heresies| Lectures in Medieval History
  The Late Medieval Church, Table of Contents
  The Hundred Years' War, 1336-1453 | Lectures in Medieval History
  HWC, Early Modern Europe
  The Renaissance
  Historiography of the Renaissance
  The 12th Century Renaissance
  The Rise of the Universities| Lectures in Medieval History
  The Medieval Synthesis and the Discovery of Man: The Renaissance
  Sixteenth Century Renaissance English Literature (1485-1603)
  Renaissance Portraits
  Renaissance Writers
  Exhibits Collection -- Renaissance
  Engineering An Empire: Da Vinci's World (History Documentary) - YouTube
   Black Death — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts
  Italian Renaissance — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts
  William Shakespeare — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts 
  The Protestant Reformation
  R e n a i s s a n c e > Daily life > Children in the Renaissance
  Children and Families during the Renaissance
  Women Of The Renaissance
  Renaissance Women
  Renaissance Fashion
  Elizabethan Card Games
  Medieval and Renaissance Food: Sources, Recipes, and Articles
  The Mind of Leonardo - The Universal Genius at Work
  The Renaissance Connection, from the Allentown Art Museum
For info on the Reformation/Early Enlightenment, check out Chapter 18 Notes on the Period 4 page. Also, for MUCH more, visit Mrs. Osborn's Middle Ages & Renaissance/Reformation web pages.

 

   INTERACTIVE QUIZZES, GAMES & ACTIVITIES FOR PERIOD 3
  Medieval History Quizzes and Medieval History Trivia 
  The World at 1000....AD! Quiz
  Fling a Teacher! - Medieval Realms
  Europe in 814, at the Death of Charlemagne - Online Map Quiz
  Holy Roman Empire about 1000 CE - Interactive Map Quiz
  The Norman Conquest of England, 1066 - Online Map Quiz
  The Battle of Bouvines, July 27, 1214 - Graphic Quiz
  The People and Languages of Europe - Interactive Map Quiz 
  Byzantine Empire Online Hangman Game
  Byzantine Empire Interactive Flash Cards
  Byzantine Empire Multiple-Choice Online Quiz
  Byzantine Empire Two-Player Review Quiz Game
  Vikings Quizzes and Vikings Trivia -- Fun Trivia
  BBC: Viking Quest
  Europe at the Time of the First Crusade, 1096 - Map Quiz
  Crusaders' States after the First Crusade - Online Map Quiz
  Crusades - Fling the Teacher - Interactive game
  The Middle Ages -- Health: Medieval Medicine
  Renaissance -- Exploration and Trade: Become a Trader
  Renaissance -- Numbers in Nature
  Aztecs - Fling the Teacher - Interactive game - SchoolHistory.co.uk
  The tribes of Mesoamerica - Fling the Teacher - Interactive game
  China: The Ming Dynasty Quiz - China
  China's Golden Past Quiz
  Chinese Dynasties (China Quiz Questions)
  High Middle Ages - Walk the Plank game
  The Great Plague (Black Death) - Fling the Teacher
  Norman Conquest - Interactive wordsearch
  William the Conqueror sliding puzzle
  Castles quiz
  Who should be King?
  Fling a Teacher! Era of the Renaissance
  Fling a Teacher! The Tudors
  A Shakespeae Biography Quiz
  Shakespearean Insulter
  Shakespearean Insults Generator

PERIOD 3 REVIEW QUIZZES!
  AP World History Period Three Review Quiz (600-1450) (Sometimes when you click on the link, it will say 'object not found.' Just click the back button and the quiz will the work)
  Textbook Practice Tests: Chapters 10-16

   GENERAL & JUST BECAUSE
  EyeWitness to History - history through the eyes of those who lived it
  Fling the Teacher - Interactive History games - More Interactive History Games
  Ancient History in the Movies - Medieval History in the Movies - Modern History in the Movies

 

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