"Are these invaders going to stay long?.

The Spanish Empire at its apex.

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Unit Objectives:
1. Students will be able to determine why the "Age of Exploration" began in Europe during the 15th Century.
2. Students will be able to recognize the major exploration accomplishments of Portugal, Spain and England.
3. Students will be able to identify the impact and effects of the commerical revolution and the Columbian Exchange.

Collaborative or Instructional Reading Assignments:
5.1 Read Chapter 19 Section 1 pages 1050-1056

Articles and Documents:

ITs now GLOBAL!!! Do you think this is good? or bad?

Hypothesis #2

Honors Study Guide:

Advanced Study Guide:

Practice tests and quizzes:

Video Clips and related history websites of interest:

Guns, Germs and Steel Episode #2 Prompt: