Texas Colonization History: Missions and Missionaries Webquest
Students will learn about the work of Spanish Missionaries in Texas by completing a great internet-based worksheet. The Texas Colonization History: Missions and Missionaries Webquest uses a very student friendly website that covers the basics of Spanish Missions and their impact on Texas. Please check out the website by clicking on the link below:
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The following topics are covered in this webquest:
Spanish Influence and Colonization of Texas
The Catholic Church and Early Spanish Missions in Texas
Success and Failures of the Spanish Missions within Texas
Timeline of Spanish Missions and Missionaries History in Texas
The webquest contains 32 questions and is a great way to introduce or to have your students go into more depth on the history of Spanish Missionaries in Texas. An answer sheet is included for the teacher. A QR code is included along with the traditional website link. The webquest will take most students at least 15 to 35 minutes to complete depending on age. Feel free to modify this activity if needed to fit the needs of your students.