This NO PREP digital interactive resource with different activities that will help your students learn all about Juana Maria, the Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island. Juana Maria was the inspiration behind Karana, from the realistic Fiction book Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell. The best part about this resource is that it is all digital and paperless! Great for Google Drive or GoogleClassroom via Google Slides.
-Various graphic organizers
-Juana Maria Reading Passage
-Comprehension activities and questions
-Two website links- one to a Youtube Video made by a 4th grade student touring the Santa Barbara Mission (note this video briefly shows 3 seconds of the Chumash Native Americans in their native "attire"- some garments are omitted, please prescreen and either frontload your class or delete if your discretion advises. The second link takes them to the Missions of California website- where they can make a Social Studies connection and further expand upon the History of California.
-Fill in the blank comprehension activities
Easy to navigate, easy to grade, NO PREP and highly engaging!