Name: Anne Dorwart
School: Century High School
Grades taught: 9 to 12
Grade level appropriate: 11th World History
Discipline: Social Studies
Duration: 2 – 3 class periods of 90 minutes
Big idea: Morality and Treatment of Others
Students will compare and contrast the Islamic tolerance of Jews and Christians to the Christian/Catholic intolerance in Spain and analyze the long-term impacts of these policies. Students will then use this historical lesson to determine how much religious freedom should be granted to a country’s citizens in today’s world.