Life in the Missions of California

This Life in the Missions of California lesson plan also includes:

Academics explore the topic of life in California Missions for Native Americas. Class members complete a research activity, respond to writing prompts, and engage in hands-on-activities to learn who lived in the missions and what life was like on a daily basis.

11 Views 13 Downloads
Instructional Ideas
  • Lead a group discussion on what pupils think life was like in a mission for Native Americans
  • Have learners create images that represent vocabulary words
Classroom Considerations
  • Vocabulary words such as mission, presidios, and pueblo may be unfamiliar to students
  • Includes all necessary materials to complete the activities
  • Includes extended activities for additional learning 
  • None