U.S. I (Grade 6)

Week 15



The student will demonstrate knowledge of European explorations in North America and West Africa by

c)   identifying the location and describing the characteristics of West African societies (Ghana, Mali, and Songhai) and their interactions with traders.

The students took a snapshot on this standard Wednesday, December 8, 2016.

Weeks 15 and 16

The students will prepare an answer in response to a Project-Based assessment in lieu of a Benchmark.  The students will prepare a persuasive brochure convincing Englishmen to settle in the New World.  Using primary source sketches created by John White,
 the students will focus on the natural, human, and capital resources they observe in the sketches.  The project will be done in class.