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Creating mental maps are useful tools for clarifying assumptions and comprehension of a given place. This lesson affords students the opportunity to reflect on their own neighborhood and consider how cultural, social, and economic components influence its composition. They will also learn how early Spanish settlers helped to contribute to the cultural, social, and economic dimensions of Florida.

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NCSS Themes:

Culture

Time, Continuity, and Change

People, Places, and Environments

Florida Next Generation Sunshine State Standards:

SS.2A.1.1 Examine Primary and Secondary sources.

SS.2.A.2.4: Explore ways the daily life of people living in America changed over time.

 

Lesson 2: Life in Colonial Florida

Creating mental maps are useful tools for clarifying assumptions and comprehension of a given place. This lesson affords students the opportunity to reflect on their own neighborhood and consider how cultural, social, and economic components influence its composition. They will also learn how early Spanish settlers helped to contribute to the cultural, social, and economic dimensions of Florida.