Angkor

Lesson 8

Inquiry question What key beliefs and values emerged and how did they influence societies?
Historical Knowledge and understandings Social features
Social structure, legal system, armed forces
Skills
  • Identify the meaning, purpose and context of historical sources.
  • Use evidence from sources to support historical narratives and explanations.

Explicit demonstration/teaching of source study

Bayon Temple reliefs

Tending the sick or chatting (removing lice)
A household.
Giving birth.
Cooking.

 

A family.
Baskets.

 

Make-up.
A circus.

 

A board game.
Pig-fighting.

 

Builders.
Traditional cooking brazier in a modern Cambodian market, 2004

Resources