Why Lesson Planet?
Begin this lesson by grabbing learners with the story of an old king, ruling his kingdom after his death 35 years prior (included). A short period of direct instruction provides the context of the Inca split inheritance system, after which pupils begin contemplating methods of revenue for the Inca (guided toward the idea of expansion). A map overlay portion outlines a visual strategy for comprehending Incan expansion in South America. However, graphics are not included.