Mental Activity...Recall your previous knowledge ofHISTORY (when you were still inelementary).What images/visions do you see?What ideas can you conceive?What words can you think of?What’s on your mind right now?
Quickly…WRITE YOUR THOUGHTS ON APIECE OF PAPER.Hurry before it slips away…
his·to·ry [his-tuh-ree, his-tree]–noun, plural -ries.1. the branch of knowledge dealing with pastevents.2. a continuous, systematic narrative of past eventsas relating to a particular people, country, period,person, etc., usually written as a chronologicalaccount;EX. a history of France; a Medical history of a patient.
In short…Study of chronologically arranged events about the totality of human experiences… Ancestor/Heads Country Origin Religion Culture Government Events Places
Know Thyself… -SocratesImportance:• It gives us knowledge of the past.• We can use this knowledge to make better decisions.• To make us understand the present situations• We can develop skills -leadership -comprehension -analysis -differentiation• To prevent the past from coming back and making the same mistakes• Develop a sense of NATIONALISM