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Spanish Influence in the U.S.

Eighth graders research the role of the first Spanish conquistadors who explored the now United States. Using the internet, they gather information on different explorers and write a paper about why he is important in American history. They practice saying English words that came from the Spanish languages and identify the major cities and states with Spanish origins.

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Resource Details

Grade
8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
Usage Permissions
Fine Print