Big Idea: When one group suffers, another group prospers.

Benchmark 1, Indicator 3: The student examines the economic and social consequences of European exploration and expansion.
- Rise of European power, mercantilism, Columbian Exchange, impact on indigenous people in North and South America, trans-Atlantic slave trade

Benchmark 1, Indicator 7: The student describes why East Asia withdrew into isolationism during a time of European expansion
- Tokugawa Shogunate, end of Great Ming Naval Expeditions

Essential Questions over Exploration & Isolation:
Mr. Lehr's presentation over Exploration & Isolation:






4th Hour Assignment: