Who was Marco Polo? And what did the world learn from his travels?
Use the Marco Polo Resource Bundle to engage your students in a study of exploration and the Mongol Empire, where Marco Polo spent most of his travels.
Australian Curriculum Link: ACDSEH079
This resource is delivered as a 12 page PDF in A4 size.
So, what's included?
✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!
✓ Engaging 650-word article entitled Fact or Fib? Marco Polo's Adventures targeted at readers in Years 6 to 8.
✓ Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above article to build understanding and vocabulary.
✓ Pre- and Post- reading quiz to assess reading comprehension.
✓ KW Chart template to find out what students know, and what they would like to know about Marco Polo's expedition.
✓ Marco Polo Cloze Activity
✓ Marco Polo Timeline Activity
Purchase Issue 19 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag.