November is the month that commemorates the Mexican Revolution. You can learn about this important event in the history of Mexico by accessing this fully bilingual spotlight from EDSITEment (http://edsitement.neh.gov/) that provides a historical background, a section on the Mexican muralist movement, the women who fought in the Revolution and the corrido tradition (music), http://edsitement.neh.gov/centennial-mexican-revolution-1910-2010. This resource also includes a great bilingual glossary and songs with the lyrics in both Spanish and English.
With a growing interest in world history events, especially in higher education, the Mexican Revolution is an event of great importance, considering that it is the first modern revolution of the 20th century.
A large collection of resources are available through EDSITEment!
ranging from PBS documentaries, to audiobooks!
Discover how you can include these resources and this historical event in your classroom!
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