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Ancient India Webquest

Ancient India

Ancient India Webquest

 

Open the internet.  Type in the following address: http://www.daviesskyschools.org/olc/teacher.aspx?s=1592  Click on Ancient India link on the left side. This will bring up my Ancient India page. Click on the Web quest.  Follow the directions on the web quest.  To read the information, click on the links.  Remember to use “back” to return to the web quest.  Record your findings on this info sheet.

Task #1 Geography

https://sites.google.com/site/ancientindiaoclassbatchelor/anicient-india-s-geography

A. What was the geography of India? Name and describe at least three geographical features of this subcontinent.

B.  What is the climate of India?

C. Why is it called a subcontinent?

http://www.mrdowling.com/612india.html

Task #2 Daily Life

 Complete the chart to show how the Ancient people in India lived during the Gupta Empire.

http://india.mrdonn.org/gupta.html

https://sites.google.com/site/ancientindiaoclassbatchelor/culture-daily-life

Homes

 

Clothing

Food

 

Education

Jobs

 

Entertainment

Task #3 Government

https://sites.google.com/site/ancientindiaoclassbatchelor/government-and-economy

A. Describe the government in Ancient India.

Task #4 Contributions

A. List one contribution from Ancient India in the following areas.

Watch video at:    http://apworldhistory101.com/history-of-india/gupta/

1. Math

2. Astronomy

4. Medicine

http://www.crystalinks.com/indiasports.html

5. Sports

6. Games

Task #5 Religion

Complete each chart to describe religion in Ancient India.

Hinduism

Basic Beliefs

Main gods and goddesses

Interesting Fact

Describe Reincarnation

 

Buddhism

Basic Beliefs

Main gods and goddesses

Founder

Interesting fact

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