What happens when disease and the expansion of empires collide?
Use the Spread of Disease to the New World Resource Bundle to engage your students in a study of the Spanish conquest of the Americas and the effects on the native peoples.
Australian Curriculum Links: ACDSEH075
This resource is delivered as a 13 page PDF in A4 size.
So, what's included?
✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!
✓ Spanish Conquest of the Americas Glossary
✓ An article extending upon background information for this topic titled What the Europeans Brought to the New World
✓ Understanding 'What the Europeans Brought to the New World' comprehension worksheet
✓ Cause & Effect worksheet asks students to consider the impact of the conquest on the inhabitants
✓ Ranking Impacts worksheet
✓ Fun article title Infect the World! in plain-text format
✓ Infectious Disease Profile worksheet
✓ Disease Travel Inc. Testimonial task
Purchase Issue 29 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag.