Check-in: History of Halloween
Halloween is a great example of the outcome of globalization. Cultural practices spread from one region of the world to another through a process called "diffusion". As people moved from Western Europe (through the Irish) and brought their Celtic traditions with them. And then it morphed and changed over time.
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Then we will review your understanding of globalization and this process of exchanging ideas, technology, culture, commodities, flora and fauna and yes, diseases.
Today, we are going to focus on globalization 1.0: The Age of Exploration
- Historical Figure - Fakebook Template - make a copy & share with partner(s)
- Here is a sample Fakebook page for Abe Lincoln
- Here is a Fakebook Tutorial if you need help in creating this
Next class time... you and your partner(s) will participate in a Gallery Walk to take a look at other Fakebook pages of explorers to learn more about the other explorers during this time period.