Student's work in groups as the represent a European nation in search of new colonies. As they conquer new colonies, they get more resources to build their empire.
Teaches them all the moving parts of colonization and competition between European nations.
-PowerPoint game board (project the game board as players move around the world)
-Cut out resources and chance cards
This game can be played for a few days or weeks depending on your schedule. Modify to your needs. I often have students working on other assignments while I call each group up to take their turn.
Please contact me if you have any questions.