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.

Lesson Plan