This lesson encourages students to think about what traits a civilization must have in order to be labeled one. They will have the chance to think about these traits within a group and start to think about what it means to be a civilization. Students will create a poster during this activity and then share out to their peers.
Furthermore, this lesson will allow students to compare the characteristics civilizations must have to making the perfect batch of Chocolate Chip Cookies. This fun lesson will engage students and allow them to work with their peers on content driven activities.