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Showing Grade 7, Unit 7b, The Aztecs and the Incas
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Aztec Creation Story

http://www.indians.org/welker/aztecs.htm

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Here is one version of the Aztec creation story. It is a good beginning to the study of the history of the Aztecs and what they believed. Standard 7.7.4

Comments: Mostly text, but readable.

Resource Type: Literature/Story.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 347

Capture of an Inca King: Francisco Pizarro

http://www.fll.vt.edu/culture-civ/spanish/texts/spainlatinamerica/pizarro.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This is a description of the capture of Atahualpa, the Inca of Peru, that was made by the secretary to Pizarro. It demonstrates the role of religion in the Spanish conquest of South America. Standard 7.7.3, 7.9.4 and 7.9.6

Comments: As with most primary source material, selecting a portion or dividing up the document may be necessary in some classes.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 596

Indigenous Mexican Images

http://www.azteca.net/aztec/prehisp/

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Here is a sizable group of photos showing ruins of ancient indiigenous cultures in Mexico and pictures of modern people dressed in traditional clothing. There are short descriptors of some of the pictures in Spanish. Standards 7.7 all

Comments: This material will be valuable for student projects or class presentations.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1722

Pizarro, Francisco

http://www.encyclopedia.com/searchpool.asp?target=@DOCTITLE%20Pizarro%20%20Francisco

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This Encarta site provides a brief biography of Pizarro and his conquest of the Inca in the 1530's. It links to information on other key figures of that operation. Standard 7.7.3

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2462

Spaniards v. Incas and the Fall of the Inca Empire

http://muweb.millersville.edu/~columbus/papers/white.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This site, researched and written by Shannon White, provides a useful thumbnail history of Spain before conquest and the Incas. It then briefly describes the expedition led by Pizarro and its ruinous consequences for Atahualpa and the Incas. Standards 7.7.2 and 7.7.3

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2810

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