California Mission Activities

Download a printable vocabulary list for use in your classroom.

Download a Word Finder (and key) tied to the vocabulary list.

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We recommend the Spanish Missions of California resource site for teachers.

We also recommend the Missions of California Edicational Projects site, which feaures some great lesson and project ideas.

And you’ll find lots of kid-friendly information about the missions at

Learn about the Spanish Missions in Texas.