Essential Question: What countries colonized the land that is now Florida?
- Can you name which countries colonized the Americas?
- Anecdotes from my trip to St. Augustine over the summer.
- Conquest of America: Southeast video
- Vocabulary: colony, heretic, mutiny, Divine Right, sovereignty Think/Pair/Share Activity
- Why did France colonize Florida?
- What are some good vocabulary learning practices?
- Discussion Questions Worksheet
- Castillo de San Marcos the history of this fort is very interesting. What famous Native American leader's wife spent time in jail here? Another interesting fact is that the moat around the fort was dry until it was decided to create a field to play a popular game, which caused them to fill it with water. Can you guess the game?
- Videos from Castillo de San Marcos
- History of Florida Wikipedia