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The purpose of this lesson is for students to learn who Ponce de León was, why he is an important figure in Florida’s history, and what an explorer is and does.

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NCSS Themes:

Time, Continuity, and Change

People, Places, and Environments

Global Connections

Florida Next Generation Sunshine State Standards:

SS.K.A.2.4: Listen to and retell shories about people in the past who have shown character ideals and principles including honesty, courage, and responsibility.

SS.1.A.2.4: Identify people from the past who have shown character ideals and principles inclduing honesty, courage, and responsibility.

Additional Files

Juan Ponce de León Explorer.pptx (1081 kB)
PowerPoint

HO1.Treasure Grid Pictures New Land.docx (434 kB)
Handout 1

HO2.Ponce de Leon Treasure Grid.docx (18 kB)
Handout 2

HO3.Ponce de Leon Play.docx (16 kB)
Handout 3

Juan Ponce de Leon poem HO4.docx (17 kB)
Handout 4

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Lesson 1: Juan Ponce de León the Explorer

The purpose of this lesson is for students to learn who Ponce de León was, why he is an important figure in Florida’s history, and what an explorer is and does.