ERIC Number: ED460916
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
China: The Exchange of Goods and Ideas along the Silk Road. A Lesson for 7th Grade World History.
Alton, Shelley; Bernstein-Potter, Gordon; Bohuchot, Aimee; Hott, Sheryl; Pisi, Frank
This lesson plan focuses on China's Silk Road (300 B.C.-1300 A.D.), specifically the exchange of goods and ideas along its route. The lesson consists of four activities: (1) "Geography"; (2) "Matrix"; (3) "Advertisement"; and (4) "Oral Presentation." The lesson presents goals, provides background, and outlines the context of the lesson. It cites standards, suggests the scope of lessons in the unit, and lists materials needed. The activities are set forth step-by-step for the teacher to implement, and homework and assessment measures are suggested. (BT)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Chinese Culture, Curriculum Development, Foreign Countries, Grade 7, Junior High Schools, Non Western Civilization, Social Studies, Student Educational Objectives, World History
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Berkeley. Office of Resources for International and Area Studies.
Identifiers - Location: China