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Economies and Empire

Colonialism and the Clash of National Visions

Activating Students’ Prior Knowledge

Ask students what comes to mind when they think about the word “colonialism” and the word “imperialism.” Can they provide any examples? What countries do they think of? What time period? What specifically do they recall about Dutch colonization? British colonization? Can they think of any modern-day colonization/imperialism issues?  

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High School


Social Studies
World History


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