This power point is an overview of Spanish exploration in Texas with 4 activities built in: a primary source analysis, an explorer review with a sample project included, "write a diary entry," and a create an advertisement activity. Teacher information is provided for the activities where appropriate. ***Updated to include a note guide.***
Topics covered include but are not limited to: challenges to exploration, Columbus, Cortes and the Aztecs, de Pineda, Cabeza de Vaca, Coronado, Moscoso, de Onate, and more!
The file includes the presentation in keynote, power point, and pdf versions for your convenience.
This pairs especially well with:
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