Topic #1: Religion in Anceint India
Topic #2: SPICE Themes of Ancient India
Topic #3: Review (Characteristics and Achievements)
W.2.3: Identify the characteristics of civilization.
W.2.4: Compare the economic, political, social, and religious institutions of ancient river civilizations.
W.4.1: Discuss the significance of Aryan and other tribal migrations on Indian civilization.
W.4.2: Explain the major beliefs and practices associated with Hinduism and the social structure of the caste system in ancient India.
W.4.3: Recognize the political and cultural achievements of the Mauryan and Gupta empires.
W.4.4: Explain the teachings of Buddha, the importance of Asoka, and how Buddhism spread in India, Ceylon, and other parts of Asia
W.4.5: Summarize the important achievements and contributions of ancient Indian civilization.