California Mission Resources


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California Missions Coloring Book, by David Rickman – well-researched, historically accurate pictures with captions and descriptions. Suitable for grades 3-8.

The pictures in the book can be used in student projects, or as a catalyst for student research.


Spanish Missions of California – a resource site for teachers.

Missions of California Educational Projects site – some great lesson and project ideas.

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