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Religion & Spirituality - Exploring the California Missions
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
The California missions were built with the hope of converting the local Native Americans to Catholicism, but exactly how different were their beliefs to begin with? Through analysis of a series of primary source documents, young...
Catholic Immigrant Experiences in 19th Century America
10th - 12th
Students discuss and write about how culture and socioeconomic status, in connection with religion, shaped immigrant experiences in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. They discuss the relationship to the modern school...
The Latino Religious Experience: People of Faith and Vision
6th - 8th
Students explain why Columbus said the native peoples he encountered when he reached the New World were "a people who lived in God." They explain if Latinos can still be said to be "a people who live in God." Students explain the role of...