Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies Fun Activities

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Fun Activities

The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.

1. Foods from around the World

Sample foods made from the early domesticated plants in particular regions. For example, a dish made from chickpeas might serve as one example from the Fertile Crescent.

2. Domesticated Animals

Visit a zoo, farm, or other preserve to learn more about domesticated mammals. Students can learn more about what particular mammals were used for or have discussions about why certain mammals are more or less suited for domestication.

3. Visit a Natural History Museum

Visit a natural history museum to learn more...

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