Lesson Plan

Lesson Five. Hosting a Diplomatic Reception

In this lesson students synthesize the information gathered in the earlier intelligent briefings and in the written intelligence in order to build a relationship with one other team of student diplomats.  

Students throw a diplomatic reception for student-diplomats representing Early Modern empires. Each diplomatic group will present a toast to an empire with which they would like to build a relationship.

Guiding Questions

How do Empires determine priorities and compromise when negotiating diplomatic partnerships?

Learning Objectives

Students synthesize information to inform actions taken to create advantageous alliances.