BEYOND is partnering with classrooms throughout the community to enhance global understanding
and provide external resources for teachers. There are many great resources online
and in our libraries about incorporating the Silk Road into your curriculum. The following list of lesson plans are taken from the Asia Society.
Lesson Plans by Subject
History Chinese Inventions
Belief Systems The Golden Rule of Reciprocity Comparative Religions Teachings China's Great Sage
Trade Trade Along the Silk Road Trade in the Silk Road Cities
Diversity and Globalization Thoreau, Gandhi, and Martin Luther King Jr.
Music World Rhythms: Tabla Music from the Silk Roads
Math Geometry and the Silk Road Belief Systems Along the Silk Road Indian Mathematical Achievements
Sponsored by the Center for Global Studies and Engagement of Ferris State University.