Students will understand why Europeans explored and colonized the Americas in the 15th - 16th centuries and how their settlement impacted the land and people living on it.
Who brought their homework?!
Take out your summer event primary source evidence, and lets talk about what you brought.
At this point, we just about ready to jump into our content, but before we do, I want to introduce you to our QR Classroom. You've already engaged with some of the artifacts and pictures in this room, but did you notice the green line going around the classroom. This line is a timeline, and the content that it weaves through is what we will be learning over the course of this year. Each wall roughly represents what we will cover each quarter. The back wall is where we will begin and we will move counter clockwise around the room.
TreeOfEd Unit 1: The "New World"