In this lesson, we are learning about another continent and how that differs to ours.
Can cacao trees be grown in UK? Why? Why not?
Where do you think they are grown? Why?
Go through the slides on the Powerpoint above, talking about the history of where cacao came from.
Aztecs and Mayans lived in Mesoamerica. Is there something in the name you can identify? America. Show image of Mesoamerica. Which country do you think this could be? Which continent should we begin with?
Watch Tourist advert https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_gWGwPp09CA (Can be fast forwarded)
Use the map template above. Mark places on interest of Mexico. Explain we will be using this in the next lesson to find out more.