This Compare and Contrast Timelines of the World lesson plan also includes:
Seventh graders create a classroom timeline of important world events. This activity is meant to be used during the entire school year. As the school year goes along, events are added to the timeline as chosen by the class. The events are chosen from countries in the Eastern Hemisphere and Latin America. There are some terrific websites embedded in the plan which will help learners decide which events they want to add on their timeline.