by Jennifer Atkinson, Garfield Elementary

This WebQuest focuses on researching Spanish California and Mission Life. Students will be studying the Spanish Colonial period of California in Social Studies.

Introduction

Let's take a trip up the El Camino Real!  You are about to embark on a journey through one of the most interesting times in California History, Spanish California!  You will research and write a paper on the different aspects of Mission life.  The task will involve researching and building a model California Mission.  Each of you will be assigned a different California Mission to present on California History Night.  Your job will be to gather information overtime in addition to reading many articles and books as a class.  Have a safe and exciting trip!