Curriculum Materials

 

Ranger-led Education Programs

Curriculum-based education programs are offered Wednesdays through Fridays at 9:30 am and 10:45 am. Programs are conducted at Mission San José. Reservations are required at least two weeks in advance. Late arrivals may forfeit the guided program. These education programs are not guided tours through the mission.

A Day in the Life, 65 minutes in length

Meets 4th grade TAKS standards, but suitable for most elementary grades.
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Program outline click here.

Summit of Empire, 65 minutes in length

Meets 7th grade TAKS standards, but suitable for secondary grades.
Program overview click here.
Program outline click here.

 

Videos

East Texas Beginnings 4 min. 50 sec

New Skills, New Life 4 min. 47 sec

Mission Women 4 min. 14 sec

Farming and Ranching 5 min. 4 sec

A Child's Life 4 min. 29 sec

Mission Vaqueros 4 min. 43 sec

Frontier Franciscan 4 min. 18 sec

 

Teacher-led Tour Support Materials

Pre-Visit Activities

But One Little Touch Won't Hurt" times 55,000 Kids = Damage

To Preserve and Protect

Post-Visit Activities

Journaling

 

Intermediate Curriculum for Grades 3 through 5

Daily Life in the Mission

 

Middle School Curriculum for Grades 6 through 8

Water and the San Antonio Missions: An Integrated
Curriculum for Middle School Grades

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Headquarters
2202 Roosevelt Avenue

San Antonio, TX 78210

Phone:

(210) 932-1001
This number will reach the Park's Visitor Center, open seven days a week from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, except Thanksgiving Day, December 25th, and New Year's Day. To reach Park Headquarters, dial (210) 534-8833. This office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, and closed on all federal holidays.

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