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The Roadmap to the Jewish Golden Age of Spain
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Learning Activity 1: Iberian Peninsula, 732 - 1492: Historical Overview

Atlas: Europe/Near East/North Africa (Atlas > 72-732 CE > Zoom in on Europe/Near East/North Africa > click on Summary - bottom right hand corner)

Learning Activity 2: Understanding Judaism within the Context of Islamic Rule

The Arab Age (Video > Shaping of Traditions > The Rise of Islam > The Arab Age > Play)

Jews in Muslim Lands (Video > The Shaping of Traditions > The Rise of Islam > Jews in Muslim Lands > Play)

Jewish Partnership (Video > The Crucible of Europe > Islamic Spain > Jewish Partnership > Play)

Learning Activity 3: Islamic Civilization and Jewish Partnership

Jewish Partnership Documents (Video > The Crucible of Europe > Jewish Partnership > Explore Topic > Historical Documents)

Islamic Civilization Video (Video > Crucible of Europe > Islamic Spain > Islamic Civilization > Play)

Islamic Civilization Multimedia (Video > Crucible of Europe > Islamic Spain > Islamic Civilization > Explore Topic)

Learning Activity 4: Thriving Jewish Culture in Medieval Spain as Explored through Poetry

Golden Age of Spain Video (Video > Crucible of Europe > Islamic Spain > Golden Age > Play)

Golden Age of Spain Multimedia (Video > Crucible of Europe > Islamic Spain > Golden Age > Explore Topic)

Philosophy Added to Jewish Curriculum (Video > Crucible of Europe > Islamic Spain > Golden Age > Explore Topic > Historical Documents > Philosophy Added to Jewish Curriculum)

Three Poems (Video > Crucible of Europe > Islamic Spain > Golden Age > Explore Topic > A Golden Age of Hebrew Poetry > Press spacebar to reach end of presentation)



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