The Spanish California Missions are a series of twenty-one religious settlements founded in Spanish/Alta California between 1769 and 1823. Originally governed by Father Junipero Serra (1713-1784), the missions were the first European attempts to colonize the Pacific Coast of the New World, and evangelize the Roman Catholic faith among the Native Americans of the region. Continue reading History Of The California Missions
Here is a great tutorial that I found at HubPages.com, author unknown, to help you build your California mission project!
4th Grade Mission Project in California History
We’re facing the great California Mission project this year. Those of you who have children in the 4th grade in CA know what I’m talking about. I made one in my 4th grade year, and now it’s turn for my daughter to make one of her own.
Here are step-by-step instructions on how to create a waterfall or any land, hills, or rivers. It also works great for adobe fro covering the model! Continue reading Build A Waterfall