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EDSITEment!’s “On the Road: The Travels of Marco Polo” Interactive Map Activity

Posted Eureka Lessons 7th Grade Social Science, Lessons

EDSITEment has a really great lesson plan + activity that allows students to follow Marco Polo via the Silk Road from Venice to Beijing.  It encourages students to think critically about climate and geography and truly grasp just how perilous and arduous Marco Polo's journey must have been.

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Marco Polo Takes a Trip, EDSITEment