Level 7 Unit 10
Social Studies: Mexico


The Children of Yucatán
by Frank Staub
An overview of the people of the Yucatán.
  Quetzal: Sacred Bird of the Cloud Forest
by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent
This rare bird's importance to the Mayan and Aztec peoples.


by Conrad R. Stein
An overview of Mexican life, geography, and history.
  El Güero: A True Adventure Story
by Elizabeth Borton de Treviño
A Mexican boy remembers his family's political exile in 1876.


The Mexican War of Independence
World History Series
Details Mexico's revolution against Spain.
  Montezuma and the Aztecs
by Mathilde Helly and Rémy Courgeon
A look at the history of the Aztecs.



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