3. Student Learning Map

  • Topic:Euorpeans Impact on History
  • Subject(s):Social Studies
  • Days:13
  • Grade(s):6
Key Learning: Europe's past influences the present.
Unit Essential Question(s):
How does the legacy of earlier groups and individuals influence subsequent groups?
Concept: European Exploration
Concept: Cooperation
Concept: Conflict
Lesson Essential Question(s):

How has European colonization spread its culture and ideas to the rest of the world? (A)
What influences did early explorers have on the development of Europe? (A)
Lesson Essential Question(s):

What were the major causes and effects of WW2? (A)
What events led to the collapse of the Soviet Union? (A)
Lesson Essential Question(s):

How has Europe change with the development of the EU? (A)
How have countries like Poland made the transition from command economies to market economies? (A)
What were the major causes and effects of WW1? (A)
What role did the world wide depression play in causing WW2? (A)
Additional Information:

Textbook, word splash, graphic organizers, overhead project, CPS


Vocabulary Report

  • Prince Henry the Navigator -
  • European Union -
  • communism -
  • Christopher Columbus -
  • alliance -
  • command economy -
  • market economy -
  • Henry Hudson -
  • depression -
  • nationalism -
  • euro -
  • armistice -
  • Axis Powers -
  • Allied powers -
  • Nato -
  • Nazism -
  • Holocaust -
  • D Day -
  • Berlin Wall -
  • Cold War -