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This 3-page file includes:
-A reading on the life and times of El Cid, a famous medieval military leader who fought in the reconquest of Spain. This reading discusses his early life, victories under King Sancho II, marriage, death and how he was immortalized in the famous poem Cantar del Mio Cid. This reading also includes details about the reconquest of Spain / la Reconquista.
-A reading comprehension page
Editable Word file.
Makes for a great addition to any lessons devoted to Spanish history and literature!