Created By: John M. Kirkpatrick, Edison Middle School (Champaign, IL)
Grade Level: 7th
Content Area: Social Studies/Language Arts
Database Integration: Using images found on the TDC database, students will analyze Aztec weaponry and its value to Aztec culture. They will also describe the impact Spanish technological advances in weaponry would have upon this society.
Activity that Meets this Standard
|16.C.3c(W): Describe the impact of technology (e.g weaponry, transportation, printing press, microchips) in different parts of the world, 1500 - present||Students create a Word document analyzing and describing the impact of technology upon Aztec weaponry and society using resources from the TDC database.|
|16.A.3b: Make inferences about historical events and eras using historical maps and other historical sources.||Students create a Word document analyzing and describing the impact of technology upon Aztec weaponry and society using resources from the TDC database.|
TDC database, Internet, "Across the Centuries" text, other available texts and books
Teacher will devise a rubric for grading document and distribute and discuss rubric prior to the assignment.