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


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Teacher Workshop 2008

Teachers standing outside of a rehabilitated slave cabin during ranger-guided tour of site for teacher training.

Teachers at the Slave Quarters.

On July 11 and July 18, 2008, Kingsley Plantation hosted its first Teacher Training and Curriculum Writing Workshop.

Eight teachers from the Teaching American History Grant program in Duval County, Florida, and two Florida Public Archaeology Network educators participated in site tours, program demonstrations, brainstorming sessions, and curriculum planning. Teachers presented on draft lesson plans the second day of the workshop, and the finalized plans are posted on this website.

View the Teacher Training Workshop video.

Download the NEW lesson plans.

Return to Kingsley Plantation Curriculum Materials.

Did You Know?

Historic drawing of a Timucua man with his hair in a top know

Timucua warriors wore their hair in a top knot, which made them appear taller. Historic drawings of Timucua and French contact show the Timucua to be of greater stature than the French. More...