GRADES: 2nd thru 8th
The Reconquista is the name given to a series of battles between the Christian Kingdoms and the Muslim Moors for control of the Iberian Peninsula. It lasted from 711 to 1492.
These worksheets accompany a 6-week series, co-op class sponsored by HCHC. Your child will learn world geography, including recognition of the following countries on a global map:
• North Africa (Morroco, Libya, Egypt, Mali, Mauritania, etc)
• Waterways (Strait of Gibraltar, Mediterranean Sea, etc)
• Regions and Cities (Spain, Andaluz, Gibraltar, Tangier, etc)
In addition to world geography, your child will be introduced to the Middle Ages, and the conquest of Spain by the Moors of Northern Africa.