These units offer information about a particular topic in a clear format. They include discussion questions, activities, and suggestions of print, audio-visual, and electronic references and resources.
This teaching unit on Indian Ocean trade focuses on the rise of cotton as a global commodity and foregrounds the antecedents of Europe’s cotton industry and their contributions to industrialization. Suitable for Grades 7-12. A Teaching Unit by Kaylee Steck (MAAS ’19).
Geared for the teachers, these units feature activities for student or classroom work based on a book, novel, or a specific unit of study. They are meant to guide the teacher in presenting information and encouraging critical thinking.