This 3-page file includes:
~A 2-page reading about the meaning and history of El día de la raza / Columbus Day.
The first half talks in detail about the following pre-Columbian cultures: maya, aztec, quechua. The second half discusses the life and times of Christopher Columbus and how his voyages impacted the Americas. The reading includes a full glossary of new vocabulary.
~A worksheet based on the reading with 10 true/false reading comprehension questions and a short writing assignment.
Here is link to a short Spanish bio (3 min) of Columbus:
Here is a short video on Dia de la Raza 2 min)
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