Pre-Columbian Civilizations Worksheet and PowerPoint Bundle
The following is a 75-minute Common Core-compliant lesson/worksheet focusing on the three major Pre-Columbian civilizations (Maya, Aztec, Inca). The worksheet contains the following activities designed to promote critical thinking and active engagement.
• Do now that appropriately sets up the lesson.
• Cooperative group activity – Who was the greatest Pre-Columbian Civilization? In small groups, students will read about their assigned civilization and then fill in a graphic organizer. The groups will then create a poster designed to promote their civilization as the greatest. The class will stage a gallery walk where students will fill in the rest of their graphic organizer. A class discussion should follow.
Also included, a 20 slide PowerPoint presentation with maps, photographs, drawings, and other images that help bring these civilizations to life.
Also available, this worksheet without the PowerPoint:
Pre-Columbian Civilizations worksheet - Age of Exploration -Global/World History
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