Kaya Shows the Way / Early British settlements in North America

Early British Settlements in North America

1. French, Spanish and British territories in 17th century.

2. Jamestown, Plymouth and St. Mary’s City – compare and contrast


First eight minutes of Story of St, Mary’s City:

Narrative of a Voyage to Maryland by Father Andrew White, Society of Jesus, 1633-1634, translated from the Latin Father White travelled to Maryland with the first colonists (We have read points: 8.   The Vows and Prayers of the Catholics and 27.  The First Mass.  A Cross Erected

Settlements Compare and Contrast worksheet (filled):

English settlements – filled

Mentioned: First Thanksgiving in St. Augustine, Florida – Sept 8, 1565, 56 years before Mayflower arrived) with Timucua Indians.

Herbal Medicine

Aloe Vera – How to use it at home

Kaya Shows the Way

1. The story of coyote – against selfishness. Food resources dictating Indians’ migrations  in certain seasons of the year. Dependency on food source dictating nomad life style.

2. Life cycle of salmon. Food preservation.

Salmon’s facts – Variety of species

Video from Nature (PBS)

3. Salmon in numbers: How many Spawning Adults will survive from an average 8,000 eggs ( the number of eggs laid by one female salmon)

Eggs: 8,0000     Alevin: 4,500      Fry: 650     Parr: 200     Smolt: 50     Spawning Adults: 2

Native American Yurok smoking salmon:


1. Read Changes for Kaya

2. Memorize your fragment of Hiawatha to the end

3. Finish your project and prepare short oral presentation. Don’t forget to include your name, your subject and description of your project. You can include facts which you have learned preparing for the project, a story connected to it or even a poem or a song. Make sure you will make eye contact with the audience, use appropriate posture and hand motions. Your voice must be clear and loud enough so everyone in the room will hear you.

4. Optional: Watch Squanto and the Miracle of Thanksgiving

Additional Reading:



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