This file is a resource pack about the Columbian Exchange (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard – SS6H1b). This lesson includes a presentation with important facts and colorful images. There are also graphic organizers for note-taking during the presentation, an engaging and interactive review game, a creative I AM… Poem writing assignment, a fun Thumb-Print comic strip project, a Comprehension Check with 8 questions and Key (could also be used as a quiz), and a ticket out the door included in this 61-page file.
~Standards Poster – slide 2
~Take 10 Get 5 Chart (graphic organizer for note-taking during presentation) -- slides 3-4
~Columbian Exchange Notes (facts, images, etc.) – slides 5-23
~Columbian Exchange graphic organizer and KEY – slides 24-26
~Who Am I? Interactive Review Game and KEY – slides 27-46
~Thumb-Print Comic Strip project with directions, brainstorm sheet, and examples -- slides 47-51
~I AM…Poem creative writing assignment with directions, brainstorm sheet, and examples -- slide 52-56
~Comprehension Check and KEY (8 questions); could be used as a quiz -- slide 57-59
~Save It! Ticket Out the Door -- slides 60-61
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 6th grade Social Studies.
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Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Task Cards
Geography Color-by-Number activity
History Color-by-Number activity