Q3 W5 February 3-7

TeacherKristen Smith
Subject AreaWorld History / Advanced World History
Grade Level6th
Week #February 3-7 2020
Unit of InstructionAncient China
Standard(s) Taught

SS.6.W.4.11- Explain the rise and expansion of the Mongol empire and its effects on peoples of Asia and Europe including the achievements of Ghengis and Kublai Khan.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Student Goals: 

  • Students will discuss both the positive and negative effects that Mongolian rule had on the peoples of Asia and Europe.
  • Discuss who Genghis / Kublai Khan were. 
  • Understand the significance of the Mongolian Contributions. 
Classroom Activities

Students will complete their bellringers 

Blended Learning Rotations- Genghis Khan & The Mongols

Name: ______________________________ Period: _________________________

*Rotation 1: Quotes


Read the Genghis Khan quotes, choose 3 and then in your own words tell me what they mean. 



*Rotation 3: Small Group


At this station you will read an article called “Daily life of the Mongols”


Then you will answer the questions. You may work with your teacher and group members.

*Rotation 5: iPad


You will read an article on “10 things you may not know about Genghis Khan” Found on History.com

*Pick 5 things and explain them in your own words on a piece of notebook paper*


*Rotation 2: Magazine Cover

Go to Ducksters.com

Click Biographies

World Leaders: Genghis Khan

Read the article, and create a Magazine cover with at least 4 facts and make it colorful.

Rotation 4: Free Space   



Rotation 6: iPad


You will need your headphones.  


Watch the video “Mongols are the Exception”

Write down as many cases that the Mongols were the exception, in your spiral notebook. (That means, every instance when something that applies to other civilizations DOES NOT apply to the Mongols!)

*If you cannot get these activities accomplished in class please use the internet at home to complete*



Assignments Due

Rotation Work: Stations #1,2, & 5 will be submitted for a formative grade. 

Additional Resources

ALL IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.

When a student is absent, it is their responsibility to check the absent files in class and copy notes from a peer.  Students will have the number of days absent to complete missing work.  If you need any assignments emailed, please contact me at smithk@ivyhawnschool.org. 

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