Students are to create a
map which includes the following items:
- North America
- South America
- Products and ideas which were exchanged among the continents
- Colorful pictures for each of each products or ideas.
Note: The Columbian
Exchange is the exchange of
goods and ideas involving the Old and New Worlds. In other words,
several items went from Europe and Africa to the settlements in
America. In exchange, other products returned either to Europe or
to Africa. The main tool used for this exchange were the
Triangular Trade routes.
Listed below are pictures and web site links which explain and list
ideas exchanged using the Columbian Exchange.
Your map should look something like this:
(NOTE: This picture does not contain product pictures.)