After students gather information about Buddhism by reading informative texts, literature, or watching a video, they can display their understanding using a spider map. Students will highlight the important facts about Buddhism using illustrations and descriptions. This is a great way to help organize information and can serve as a quick reference when reviewing for tests and quizzes! This example answers the following essential questions about Buddhism:
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Objective: Create a spider map that describes different important facts and features of Buddhism.
Requirements: Minimum of 5 cells showcasing different facts about Buddhism. Appropriate scenes to illustrate each category. 1-3 sentence description for each cell demonstrating your understanding.
Grade Level 6-8
Difficulty Level 2 (Reinforcing / Developing)
Type of Assignment Individual or Partner
Type of Activity: 5 Ws of Social Studies and HistoryCommon Core Standards
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