Age of Exploration Unit
The Columbian Exchange
Aim: How did Christopher Columbus' voyage affect the world?
Included in this resource:
• Title page
• Do Now/Motivation student-centered question
• The Columbian Exchange reading passage with scaffolding questions
• Positive/Negative Effects graphic organizer
• Application/Closing/Higher Order Thinking question
• Answer Key for Teachers
Students will research the transfer of goods, plants, animals, ideas, and disease and they affect had on the New and Old Worlds
Adheres to Social Studies Common Core Standards - research, application, literacy, vocabulary
Differentiation: questions are scaffolded; graphic organizer; cooperative (questions can be collaborative based upon teacher's discretion)
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Original Illustrations/Clip Art by Kerri Webb
Fonts by Kimberly Geswein and Kevin&Amanda
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