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The Spanish Influence

Videos about the Spanish conquest of South America

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Exchanges in the New World
From hippocampus.org, produced by University of California
Columbus’s famed voyage in 1492 joined two very different worlds. For thousands of years, Europeans and Native Americans lived completely separate lives, unaware of the others’ existence. When Columbus stepped onto the rocky soil of San Salvador, he ... [more]
December 8, 2009 at 08:57 PM
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Ages: 7 - 18
Simon Bolivar
From doe.k12.ga.us
A brief biography of Simon Bolivar. Well done and useful for students, but needs a list of events and maps of South America. Excellent for most grades.
August 22, 2010 at 11:30 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
Spanish Mission System
From hippocampus.org, produced by University of California
As the Spanish empire spread over the southern portion of the present-day United States, the mission system was developed to facilitate colonial expansion and to pacify the Indians. Catholic priests and friars ventured into remote areas to build miss... [more]
December 8, 2009 at 09:06 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
From doe.k12.ga.us
A biography of Pizarro with the emphasis on his exploits in South America and his dealing with the Incas. Very well done and useful. Teachers need to have a word list and map to make the data more useful as the video moves rapidly.
August 22, 2010 at 11:50 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
Mexico: Expulsion of Jesuits from Spanish America
From classroomclips.org, produced by University of Richmond-A Moment in Time
Following the Spanish invasion and conquest, the Roman Catholic Order of the Society of Jesus, or Jesuits, were a powerful and sometimes intrusive force for education and evangelism in Mexico.This is a great resource to use in conjunction with non-fi... [more]
June 23, 2012 at 05:51 PM
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Origin of the Caste System
From pbs.org, produced by PBS
This 2:51 minute video explains how the Spanish created a New World Caste system so that people would be ranked by who they were with the Spanish being the highest caste. The rankings controlled what you could become and this video shows the conseque... [more]
February 17, 2011 at 12:19 AM
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