This 33-page file is great for teaching your students about the impact and political outcomes of the Zapatista guerilla movement in Mexico (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard - SS6H3b). The notes include important facts, vocabulary, and images. There is also a picture analysis activity, graphic organizer, comprehension questions, writing assignments, and a fun project included in this file. The engaging assignments are perfect for your students' Social Studies Interactive Notebooks! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs. Enjoy!
Included in this file:
~Zapatistas Picture Analysis group activity (for making predictions about the topic) – slides 3-10
~Zapatista Movement graphic organizer and comprehension questions (for note-taking during the presentation) – slides 11-13
~Zapatista Movement Notes – slides 14-28
~Quick Sketch activity – slide 29
~Zapatista Reading & Questions – slides 30-31
~Opinion Paragraph writing assignment – slide 32
~Zapatista Action Figure project – slide 33
This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 6th grade Social Studies:
SS6H3 The student will analyze important 20th century issues in Latin America and the Caribbean.
b. Explain the impact and political outcomes of the Zapatista guerrilla movement in Mexico.
Like what you see? Then bundle up and save! This file is part of my Latin America Bundle that is located here: Latin America Bundle
Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Task Cards
Geography Color-by-Number activity
History Color-by-Number activity
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