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History – SOTW, Vol. 2: Chapter 33

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Schooled in Love:  Chapter 31 Slide Show

Make way for the conquistadores!

Here’s the slide show for Chapter 33.  I hope you get as much use out of these as I do.  They’re great for all that wonderful connective learning!

In this chapter, we discover the conquistadores, Cortes, and Montezuma.

CH33 Spain Portugal and the New World

History – SOTW, Vol. 2: Chapter 32

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The Tribe That Ruled a Continent

Whatever you do, don’t play any games.

This was a particularly gory chapter.  It happens to be one of my favorite time periods, and I had fun sharing what I know (which is more than what the book’s chapter gives).  The kids were completely fascinated by just how bloody of a time period this was.  They seem to really like the chapters where there is a lot of… drama.

The American Kingdoms