Unit 4: Nationalism, Industrialism, and Imperialism
Lesson F: Imperialism and the New World of the Americas
Activity 6: Latin American Women
Everyone makes assumptions about that the traditional roles and rights of women. These assumptions are often based on a person's knowledge of current conditions and are in many cases are applied to the past. Often, there is an assumption that women from the United States received rights and improved their conditions before women of other countries. In this activity, you will examine the roles and rights of Latin American women in the 19th century.
Historical Investigation - Latin American Women
Directions: For this activity, open the student resource titled Historical Investigation - Latin American Women. Use the documents to investigate the roles and rights of Latin American women in the 19th century.
- Download the Student Resource: Historical Investigation - Latin American Women. (doc).
- Select the link to review the how to complete a Historical Investigation.
- Submit your answers to the completed historical investigation to your teacher as instructed.