Bring history to life by taking your students on an interactive journey along the Silk Road. Students are suddenly transported back in time. They will have work together in groups each playing a different role. They will have to work together and make decisions that will affect their life and wealth. Along their journey, they will explore historical sites and people relevant to ancient China.
- Weather along the Silk Road
- Markets and the goods that were traded
- Religious Sites - Spread of Buddhism
- Xi'an Tomb
- and much more!
- includes answer key
The activity concludes with a day two letter writing workshop where students will reflect on their experience as their character while working on writing skills. There is even a modified letter handout to help all students. Finally, there is a printable and Google Form Quiz! Your students will be experts on this fascinating trade route!
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