My Life at Tumacácori
Using real historical names and dates, students will form a class of youngsters from Tumacácori and proceed through the day's duties. Kids in mission times went to school, played, helped their community, worked, and had family time. Sound familiar?
2 hours (1 hour shortened version also available)
Extension lesson plan:
Explore the genealogical records of the Real Kids of Tumacácori (.pdf, 70kb) through the searchable Mission 2000 database. Best for 2nd grade or above.
- American Indian History and Culture, Anthropology, Community, History, Language Arts, Social Studies
- National/State Standards:
- Field Trips