This History vs. Genghis Khan video also includes:
What place should Genghis Khan hold in history: vicious thirteenth century warlord, or cultural unifier who set the stage for the modern world? TED-Ed illuminates viewers with arguments behind both historical perspectives and provides insight into the lasting legacy of Genghis Khan.
- Pose the guiding question of this video to your class before actually showing the video as a pre-assessment and to hook viewers into the clip
- Highlight the importance of historical perspective and using evidence to defend an argument
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- Engaging animated format
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