Spanish Conquistadors - Primary Source, Questions, Writing Assignment - This 9 page resource details the actions/atrocities of the Spanish Conquistadors in the New World during the Age of Exploration. It contains a primary source from the time period of the Spanish Conquistadors during the Age of Exploration. The resource also includes a set of analysis questions, a short vocabulary activity, and a writing assignment based on the description of the primary source. The resource includes all necessary teacher keys and rubric for ease of assessment.
This resource offers a "graphic" account of how the Spanish Conquistador's treated and impact the native peoples they encountered in the New World during the Age of Exploration. By completing this resource your students will gain a better understanding of how the Age of Exploration impacted native peoples of the New World and how the Spanish Conquistadors treated the native people. The analysis questions will help your students to analyze the source, while the writing assignment will help to foster critical thinking in your classroom.
This resource is excellent for source analysis, critical thinking and building vocabulary. This is an excellent resource related to the history of Spanish Conquistadors in the New World and will make a great addition to your Age of Exploration unit of study!