Objective:  In this lesson, students will learn about the Neo-Assyrian Empire. Who were they and why did they conquer their neighbors? How did they maintain such a vast empire? And what does the world owe to this powerful civilization? 

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Course curriculum

  • 01

    Ancient History - Lesson 9 - The Assyrians

    • Introduction

    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers

    • Ancient History - Lesson 9 - The Assyrians - STUDY GUIDE

    • Ancient History - Lesson 9 - The Assyrians - VIDEO

    • Ancient History - Lesson 9 - The Assyrians - Live Lesson Recording with Professor Marshall Connolly (5/19/21)

    • Ancient History - Lesson 9 - The Assyrians - QUIZ

    • Ancient History - Lesson 9 - The Assyrians - Live Lesson with Professor Marshall Connolly - May 19 @ 11 AM Pacific

    • The Assyrian - Images


Instructor Bio:

Professor Marshall Connolly has spent his life in service to God and the Church as an educator and writer. He is a graduate of the California State University system and has earned bachelor's degrees in English and History, as well as a teaching credential. He has completed additional studies at Whitman College, and the University of San Diego. His interests include science and apologetics and he writes on both subjects for Catholic Online (catholic.org), the World's Catholic Library.

He serves as the first Director of Education for Catholic Online School.

Professor Marshall Connolly

Director of Education