7th Grade Social Studies

  • Period: 500 to

    Early Civilization

    Ongoing timeline for 7th grade Social Studies at SFA.
  • Jan 1, 600

    Mayan Civilization

    The Mayan civilization lived in Southern Mexico. They built cities and temples. The civilization disapeared because of lack of resources.
  • Jan 1, 1000

    Leif Ericson And Vikings Reach North America

    Newfoundland, they say, is shaped like a fist, waving its index finger northward. At the very tip of the wagging finger is a shallow bay backed by a grassy terrace. This is L’Anse Aux Meadows. At first glance, it looks unremarkable: an archaic sod hot, a few grassy mounds, a Parks Canada Visitor Center, and a parking lot. Yet, this is an important place, one the United Nations agency UNESCO declared to be a “World Heritage Site.” America was discovered here.
  • Jan 1, 1095


    The crusades were a series of relegous expindary war at the Sacred city called Jaruselm was a symbol of all three major Abrahamic faith.
  • Jan 1, 1275

    Marco Polo Reaches China

    A miniature from Il Milione.An authoritative version of Marco Polo's book does not exist, and the early manuscripts differ significantly. The published versions of his book either rely on single scripts, blend multiple versions together or add notes to clarify, for example in the English translation by Henry Yule. Another English translation by A.C. Moule and Paul Pelliot, published in 1938, is based on the Latin manuscript which was found in the library of the Cathedral of Toledo in 1932, an
  • Jan 1, 1300


    Renissance is original italian later spreading all over europe sped the dissemination of ideas from the later 15th century, the changes of the Renaissance were not uniformly experienced across Europe.
  • Jan 1, 1360

    Aztec Civilization

    Aztec Civilization - The Aztecs and Their Region
    Most believe the Aztec civilization originated in the area of present day Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, and Colorado. Historic accounts commonly begin in the late 12th century as they migrated.
  • Oct 11, 1490

    Inca Civilization

    The Inca civilization arose from the highlands of Peru sometime in the early 13th century. From 1438 to 1533, the Incas used a variety of methods
  • Oct 8, 1492

    Christopher Columbus Discovers America

    Christopher Columbus (Italian: Cristoforo Colombo; Spanish: Cristóbal Colón; before 31 October 1451 – 20 May 1506) was an explorer, navigator, and colonizer, born in the Republic of Genoa, in what is today the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain, he completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean that led to general European awareness of the American continents. Those voyages, and his efforts to establish permanent settlements on the island of Hispan.
  • Jun 5, 1494

    Line of Demarcation

    The Blue Line is a border demarcation between Lebanon and Israel published by the United Nations on 7 June 2001 for the purposes of determining whether Israel had fully withdrawn from Lebanon