E-Learning Day

E-Learning Day 7th Grade Thursday, February 13

  • E- Learning Gray Day Thursday, February 13- 7th Grade Social Studies 

    Mauryan and Gupta Empires of the Indus River Valley



    1.  Students will be able to "identify and explain the conditions that led to the rise of early river valley civilizations and evaluate how the achievements in art, literature, written language, and religion of those civilizations influenced their respective forms of government and social hierarchies."(History 7.1.1)

    2.  Students will be able to "analyze cause and effect relationships bearing in mind multiple causation in the role of individuals, beliefs and chance in history."(History 7.1.16)


    Essential Question: How were the Mauryan and Gupta Empires important to the Indus River Valley history, geography, government, and economy?


    Goal: Students will  watch visuals of the Mauryan and Gupta Empires and complete an organizational chart about these empires with a 70% or better completion rate.


    Lesson description: Students will access Google Classroom for the lesson titled "Mauryan and Gupta Empires."

    Lesson Steps:

    1. Access Google Classroom for your Social Studies block. See links below.

    1st Block 7th Grade Social Studies: k7bae3

    2nd Block 7th Grade Social Studies: kb02in2

    5th Block 7th Grade Social Studies: 00nytuf




    2. Go to lesson titled, "Mauryan and Gupta Empires."

    3.  Open the chart and look it over. 

    4.  Watch the two video clips on the Mauryan and Gupta Empires.

    5.  Complete the chart as you watch the clips. Answer the questions at the bottom of the chart.

    6.  Turn in the completed chart through Google Classroom.

    7. If you are not done with the Black History Month Contest essay or poem, please complete.







    SS7 Block1: https://classroom.google.com/c/NDExNzkyNDk5ODBa

    SS7 Block2:  https://classroom.google.com/c/NDExNzkyNDk5ODla

    SS7 Block 5:  https://classroom.google.com/c/NDEyMTQzMzk5NTZa






    Work to be turned in: Submit in Google Classroom

    E-mail with questions-jpeo@mcas.k12.in.us.







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