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The New World Encountered

28 minutes

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During the early 1500s, Spanish, Portuguese, and English explorers, looking for passage to the Far East, made many voyages to the New World discovered by Columbus in 1492. Presents an overview of the initial European contacts with the Americas and the conquests of the Mayan and Aztec civilizations. Reviews at the end.

Media Details

Runtime: 28 minutes

The New World
Episode 1
28 minutes
Grade Level: 6 - 10
The New World
Episode 2
28 minutes
Grade Level: 6 - 10
The New World
Episode 3
28 minutes
Grade Level: 6 - 10