• Sunrise over the Fort George River in the Timucuan Preserve.

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    Ecological & Historic Preserve Florida

Curriculum Materials

We are excited to offer educators materials that help students understand northeast Florida's cultural and natural history. We hope these materials will be used to integrate your classroom with ours.

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    Anna Kingsley A Teacher's Guide

    Learn about the woman who lived slavery from every angle. Explore »

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    Build Your Own Fort

    Learn local history and let the creativity fly as kids design a fort. Explore »

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    Create a Coat of Arms

    History becomes personal with this fun and educational activity. Explore »

  • Slaves as Property

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    Slaves as Property

    Students use real documents to explore the past. Explore »

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    Fort Caroline Scavenger Hunt

    A teacher's tool for guiding your students through the Fort Caroline exhibits. Explore »

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    Kingsley Timeline

    Kingsley Timeline

    This timeline activity guides students through the story of the Kingsley family while highlighting key moments in Florida's history.

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    What is that Gray Hair-like Material in the Trees?

    What is that Gray Hair-like Material in the Trees?

    People living along the St. John's River have used Spanish Moss is many ways. Learn about the mysterious plant with this lesson.

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    Timucua Village Sketch

    Timucua Village Sketch

    Art and history combine in this lesson on recording the lives of the Florida natives.

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    How the Timucua Grew Plants

    How the Timucua Grew Plants

    Students will cover science and history in this lesson. By exploring how plants grow then specifically how the Timucua used seeds and plant life they will connect concepts across subject area.

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    Timucua Pottery

    Timucua Pottery

    Students will create their own pottery using flour, salt, water, and cream of tartar, and will decorate their pottery with natural materials.

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    Anna Kingsley A Teacher's Guide

    Anna Kingsley A Teacher's Guide

    This lesson traces Anna Kingsley’s life through official documents and interpretation.

  • Timucuan Ecological & Historic Preserve

    A Day in the Life

    A Day in the Life

    Students will understand the daily tasks and family chores completed by different members of a slave family by matching the task with the member performing the task.

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    History of Kingsley Plantation

    History of Kingsley Plantation

    Students will develop an understanding of the history of Kingsley Plantation.

Did You Know?

Firing demonstration at Fort Caroline, including an arquebus

The arquebus, a firearm used in the 15th to 17th centuries and carried by the French soldiers at Fort Caroline, weighs over 30 pounds. More...