If you teach Mercantilism, you must have your students complete this partner read. Students must work together using the CLOZE notes strategy. Their are 2 versions with blanks and 1 complete versions. Students must cooperatively read the two blanked versions together. Each student has 15 blanks to fill in.
A one sentence example is below.
A mother country would gain lots of _______ to gain ____.
A ____ would gain lots of colonies to gain raw materials.
This reading focuses on the following things:
Growth of International Trade
Imports and Exports
This was written using the South Carolina History Standards Support Document (7-1.3)