Unit Map: Dark Ages vs. Golden Ages
Often, study of the middle age time period consists solely of the study of medieval Europe. This unit will cover various regions of the world during the middle ages. It will allow students to get a grasp on the different regions of the world and how they were faring during this time period. Some regions experienced a period of prosperity, including expansion, internal peace, and intellectual innovation. Other regions experienced a period of turmoil and internal struggle. By the end of this unit, students will be able to identify which regions of the world experienced prosperity and which regions of the world lacked prosperity.