Lesson Plan

Silk Road

Stuff about the Silk Road

Students will be able to...learn about the Silk Road

Social Studies
Grades 5
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1 Hook

Use this to offer a beginning idea on what roads are used for and the important things they carry.

2 Direct Instruction

Use this tool to show CrashCourse video of the Silk Road to class.

3 Guided Practice

Activity: Reading

Read arcticles or sections of the book to learn about the Silk Road

4 Independent Practice

Free, Paid

use this time to review key terms and people

5 Wrap-Up

Activity: Drawing

Draw a picture of things that were traded along the silk road