Representations of Native Americans on Early Settlement Maps

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Overview:

In this lesson, designed for fifth grade, students examine maps from 1675 and 1756 showing conflict and contact with Native Americans. Students discuss how the representations of Native Americans on these maps might influence those viewing them.

Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Grade Level:
3, 4, 5
Subjects:
Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763)
Location:
United States, North America
Time Period:
1585-1763