Mercantilism during the Age of Exploration
Aim: Why was mercantilism so important to European countries and their colonies in the New World?
FOR GOOGLE CLASSROOM
Included in this resource:
• Title page
• Do Now/Motivation student-centered question
• Mercantilism reading passage with scaffolding questions
• All-About Mercantilism Graphic Organizer
• Application/Closing/Higher Order Thinking questions
• Answer Key for Teachers
Students will study and analyze the economic system of mercantilism and why it was important to European nations and their colonies
Adheres to Social Studies Common Core Standards - research, application, literacy, vocabulary; writing/discussion based on argument
Differentiation: graphic organizer; cooperative (students can work with a partner for reading and questions based upon teacher's discretion)
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Digital Paper by Erin Cobb and Ashley Hughes
© 2012 A Social Studies Life
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