Comparative Thinking: The Black Death

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If the Black Death, or something similar, struck in the 21st century, would the impact have been any different? In this critical activity students are guided in a five step CERS writing process to answer the question "Would people living in the 21st century have responded all that differently to a similar plague as the one that struck Europe in the 1300s?"

Included in this bundle pack:
2 page engaging reading about the Black Plague
Essential and Discussion Questions
Venn Diagram Activity
Primary Document Analysis Activity
CERS writing prompt and rubric

Total Pages
7 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 days
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