Why do we need to learn history?
Start your school year addressing the question that they have in the back of their minds, "why do we need this anyway?"

Students will start with a "what if" activity where they will be asked to act as anthropologist learning about a new culture.

Students are then given a link to multiple videos to chose from, all about different amazing things about history and learning about history. Students take notes on a Circle Thinking Map and write a collaborative summary.

The lesson provides a chart for students to take notes while they share their information and gives you debriefing ideas.

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Created: Apr 8, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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