These materials are designed to teach students about the history of the Spanish missions of California over three lessons:
Lesson 1 - Students learn the story of the foundation of the earliest missions.
Lesson 2 - Students learn about the daily lives of people at the missions and the important buildings and activities which helped sustain them.
Lesson 3 - Students research the history of an individual mission and create a presentation and model of it.
Included in the zip file are worksheets as well as three PowerPoint presentations. Please download the preview sheet for examples and more details.
These, and other materials, are also available as part of a larger unit on the history of California :