Publishing Organization

Unity Productions Foundation


Lesson plan and student reading on the myth and reality of the legendary character El Cid is part of the complete set of lessons for comprehension and enrichment written to accompany the Unity Productions Foundation documentary film Cities of Light, in addition to interactive online features, articles, slide shows, timelines and maps is found at The Lesson Plan Set is available for download in pdf format (individual lesson titles and the complete set on the site at

Type of Resource

Lesson plan, video

Topic Category
  • Islamic history and civilization
  • World religions
  • World history
  • Lesson plan
  • Video
Grade Level
  • Elementary
  • Middle School
  • High School