Handout in PDF format is a vocabulary matching activity of 20 words. El Dorado is a legend from South America. It makes connections to the conquest of the Americas. An Indian chief gathered all the gold from his kingdom and threw in it a river so that the Spanish conquistadores could not take it. Key is provided.
You might also be interested in the PPT in PDF foramt that provides historical background prior to reading the legend "El Dorado" :
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