From a Muslim Spain to a Christian Spain


Chapter 9 - Spain Looks Westward

"What elements of a society's worldview might lead to a desire to create an empire?"

Chapter 9 Overview
Chapter 9 Vocabulary

A Little Ottoman Background:


Section 1:  Geography & Religion
How might the location of a country influence its religious experience?

  • As a class:  review map on p. 194. 
  •  Predict answer to inquiry question.
  • Read P. 194, 196, 197
  • Assignment Section 1 Questions (Chapter 9 Guided Reading Sheet)



Section 2: Creating a Christian Spain
In what ways did King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella impose their religious worldview on Spanish Society?

  • Discuss Section Inquiry question (Above)
  • READ P. 201, 203, 204, 205
  • IF TIME: Exploring Sources P. 203
  • IF TIME: Over To You P. 206 #2 & 5
  • Assignment: Section 2 Questions (Chapter 9 Guided Reading Sheet)

Section 3: Gold & Glory
In what ways did the desire for gold & glory shape Spanish actions during the 1400’s & 1500?
  • How does this link back to the "Gold & Glory" from the Renaissance Unit?
  • READ P. 207, 208, 209, 211
  • Assignment: Section 3 Questions (Chapter 9 Guided Reading Sheet)
Chapter Wrap Up:
Complete the following web from Exploring the Big Ideas P. 213



2. Complete the following wrap up activity
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