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Trade and Travel Along the Silk RoadLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Students examine the religions that developed along the Silk Road. In this compare and contrast lesson plan, students visit various stations within the classroom to learn about the Silk Road and the two religions that developed. Using a...
The Silk Road: Connecting the Ancient World Through TradeLesson Planet
5 mins 7th - 12th
Introduce learners to The Silk Road, the first world-wide web. The narrator of this short, animated video traces the pioneers of globalization and the impact they had on culture and economy. The Scythians, Darius the First, and Alexander...
The Silk Road and Ancient TradeLesson Planet
9 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What was the the Silk Road and how did it radically expand the scope of trade? What was the value of silk, and how did connections between merchants reshape lives in Africa and Eurasia? Find out by watching this historic episode!
Archaeology Inventory ProjectLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
What can be learned from ancient art and artifacts? In the second of a series of lessons devoted to the history of Afghanistan, class members assume the role of archaeologists and investigate art found along the Silk Road. They observe,...
The Story of India - Spice Routes and Silk Roads - 1/6Lesson Planet
10 mins 6th - 12th
Continue the story of India with this six-part series on her spices, trade routes, and silken roads. Early global trade and an emergent global economy during the 1st century AD, Roman influences on India, monsoons, boat building, and...
Trade Along the Silk Roads: A Silk Road Encounters ResourceLesson Planet
K - 5th
Students review information on the Silk Road from previous lessons. Using maps, they create an illustrated altas of the Silk Road and the goods traded on it. They write an essay on the Silk Road's importance and how both good and culture...
Silk Roads Big Map: A Silk Roads Encounters ProjectLesson Planet
3rd - 12th
Students are introduced to the Silk Road and its purpose. Using a map outline, they create an oversized replica of the Silk Road from Europe to Asia. They add political and physical features to the map along with the routes of travelers.