Barrier - Gobi Desert
The Silk Road (Donn)
did the Mongols create a great land empire? - with 3 handouts
Mongols (History Channel lesson plan)
Unit (Era 5)
Museum (Score lesson, when the Mongols were in China)
of the Mongol Yuan Dynasty and the rise of the Ming Dynasty
of the Mongol Dynasty
Mongols for Kids Index
Working in groups, first create a list of good
Have each group select one or two items on their list.
Direct each group to create a myth designed to teach that behavior.
Have each group share their myth with the
Myths can be accompanied by music if groups wish.
Messages to the Gods
Direct your students to draw a picture of an ovoo with
three items on it.
Under their picture, have them explain what these items are
For example, if you put a crutch on your ovoo,
you might write: Seeking luck to fix an injured leg
Give your students some time.
Ask for volunteers to share their ovoo drawing and its
Post all ovoo drawings on the walls of your classroom.