ERIC Number: ED455190
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Conquistadors. Teaching Guide.
Larson, Susan Booth
This teaching guide is comprised of four interdisciplinary units dealing with the expeditions of conquistadors in the New World: (1) "Cortes and the Aztecs: Different Views of the World"; (2) "Pizarro and the Incas: The 'What Ifs?' of History"; (3) "Orellana and the Amazon: Human and Environmental Issues"; and (4) "Teaching Guide for Cabeza de Vaca: Human Rights and the Exploration of North America." The guide contains 25 lesson plans in all, each containing the appropriate grade level, an overview, objectives, related national standards, materials needed, detailed procedures, assessment recommendations, extension and/or adaptation ideas, and online resources. Handouts, ideas for activities, and discussion questions are provided. (BT)
Descriptors: Cultural Context, Curriculum Enrichment, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Interdisciplinary Approach, Latin American History, National Standards, Social Studies, World Views
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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Identifiers - Location: Mexico; South America