Houghton Mifflin Social Studies
From Sea to Shining Sea

Lesson at a Glance
Chapter 8, Lesson 1: The Spanish in America (pp. 134-137)

The Big Idea
Framework Concepts: Culture, Diversity When the Spanish set up missions in California to convert the Indians to European ways, a new culture was born in New Spain.

Lesson Outline
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