Turmoil and Change in Mexico
In this Mexican world history worksheet, students answer 7 questions regarding revolution and reform in Mexico. In addition, students write a paragraph describing Benito Juárez's goals for La Reforma.
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The Mother Culture of Mexico: The Olmecs
Sixth graders study the Olmec civilization. They develop a map of Mexico and a map of the area of the Olmec civilization. They research Olmec art, religion, and architecture. They construct Olmec symbols including giant heads, altars,...
6th Social Studies & History
The Spanish Conquest of Mexico and the Role of La Llorona
Students study the conquest of Mexico and the role of La Llorona. They review the geographical locations of the Aztec civilization and present day Mexico. They compare and contrast an Aztec city and a Spanish city. They create a timeline...
6th - 7th Social Studies & History
Immigration: Creating Change
Pupils explore how immigration has changed the culture of America. After identifying the foods and diets of Europeans and Native cultures, students create a map indicating where foods came from. Pupils design a restaurant menu, complete...
7th - 9th Social Studies & History
Contemporary Mexican and Puerto Rican Immigration
Students in an ESL classroom compare and contrast Puetro Rican and Mexican cultures. In groups, they research the reasons why people leave one country for another and how to obtain a visa. As a class, they brainstorm a list of the...
6th - 12th English Language Arts
Drought Threatens Huge Man-Made Lake
Students locate Lake Mead, then read a news article about Lake Mead drying up and how that would effect water and power supplies to the region. In this current events lesson, the teacher introduces the article with a map and vocabulary...
2nd - 6th Social Studies & History