A fascinating study of the Aztec Indians accurately portraying their history, culture and way of life in the past and present. This video will capture the interest of your students as they learn how a misplaced Aztec tribe became a dominate power of its time. See how the Aztecs used uninhabitable land to grow crops and prosper into a great empire. Enjoy architecture, artwork and hearing about their rituals and customs. Learn how Cortez landed in 1519 to be greeted by Montezuma with gold and silver. This relationship ended in war and in the death of Montezuma.
A variety of worksheets for students to compare while viewing the film. The easy-to-answer exercises allow the students to stay focused on the video.