Columbian Exchange Lunch


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Next week all classes will have an opportunity to enjoy the Columbian Exchange Lunch Project.

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The Columbian Exchange-The global transfer & exchange of plants, animals &diseases. The lunch will allow us to learn about the Columbian Exchange through the ingredients in the food you bring.

You can prepare a dish to be shared in class. It can be an American dish or a dish from Asia, Africa or Europe. Bring enough to share.You will have an opportunity for 100 points. You must:

1. Bring a dish to share. (Make sure you bring it in the morning & drop it off before class)

2. Label the dish & its ingredients.

3.On an index card explain how your dish fits in the Columbian Exchange.
Explain how the origins of the major ingredients on a map handout to be seen by the dish.

Columbian Exchange Lunch Map

4.Clean up after eating

Columbian Exchange Lunch project

 

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Before Columbus, there were no tomatoes in Italian food!

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