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The Ancient Roots of Modern Hygiene Part 2

In Part 1 of our ancient hygiene post we discussed the psychology behind our need for hygiene, our long history of soap-making and even ancient cosmetics. Now, continue on this journey with us to discover more ancient efforts to fight … Continue reading

The Ancient Roots of Modern Hygiene Part 1

If you’re worried that modern society makes us all vain, have no fear. Truth is, we’ve been primping, prepping and peacocking for centuries. Case in point: one particularly fussy Iron Age man found preserved in a peat bog. After all … Continue reading

Summer Reading Recap: Mesopotamia and the Middle East

It’s time to head back to school and if you’re a teacher that means decorating your classroom and finishing up your lesson plans. We’re here to help you out with free resources on ancient Mesopotamia and the Middle East. From … Continue reading

Summer Reading Recap: Greece

For those of you returning to school this September, today we’re bringing you up to speed on ancient Greece. Make sure you’re the first one to raise your hand this year when the teacher says, “Where is the birthplace of … Continue reading

Summer Reading Recap: Rome

Summer is winding down and kids are heading back to school. There are supplies to organize, bags to pack and school clothes to buy. But you also want to make sure they are ready to reboot from a long summer. … Continue reading

Prehistory

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Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia Scroll down to view all categories… Blogs Posts Kids’ Blog Curricula Videos Ancient Recipes Arts & Crafts Click here to submit content for this page Blog Posts Ancient Egyptian Blue: How the World’s First Synthetic Pigment Is Producing Tomorrow’s … Continue reading

The Americas

The Americas Scroll down to view all categories… Blogs Posts Kids’ Blog Curricula Videos Ancient Recipes Arts & Crafts Click here to submit content for this page Blog Posts Ancient Dentistry Part 1: Drills, Gemstones and Toothpaste! The Ancient Roots … Continue reading

Roman Empire

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Ancient Greece

Ancient Greece Scroll down to view all categories… Blogs Posts Kids’ Blog Curricula Videos Ancient Recipes Arts & Crafts Click here to submit content for this page Blog Posts Ancient Graffiti: From Pompeii to Smyrna The Ancient Roots of Modern … Continue reading