Do you need teach a lesson about the Heian Period in Japan? This is your lesson! This lesson includes bell work, a stated objective, a lesson about the Heian Period, a close reading about the Heian Period (article is the last slide of the PowerPoint), a Heian Period debate, and a gallery walk where students decide which student won the debate. This is a lesson where students are engaged, debate, and get to move around the room. You will love teaching this lesson. It is perfect for classroom evaluations where student to student engagement is needed.