The first lesson plan is a great webquest on Mongols from the following website:
The same website is used for the second lesson plan. Students will take notes on the daily life of Mongol people while pretending to be a European merchant. Students will write a four paragraph essay about the Mongol people. This is a great bundle, please check out my other lesson plans and read what other teachers have said about them.
This webquest on the Mongols has 40 questions. An answer sheet is included for the teacher. Students will answer questions from the following great website.
Depending on the grade level, this activity will take one to two class periods. This great activity can be used to introduce or further enhance your students' knowledge of people and history of Mongols.
This activity is designed to allow students to write a four paragraph essay about the daily life of the Mongols in a fun and creative way. Students will use the following website to gather information about Mongols.
This website is very student friendly. The student handout will guide students through the four paragraph essay format. Each paragraph will focus on a different topic such as:
Food and Clothing
Customs and Religion
The assignment uses creative writing by allowing the students to take the role of a European merchant traveling through the homeland of the Mongols. A grading rubric is included for the teacher.