63 pages with 8 activities that focus on the Unit 3 Topic 2 Colonization of Louisiana as outlined by the Louisiana State Department of education. These activities focus on answering the following standards and questions:

  • 3.1.1 Create timelines that identify important events in the history of Louisiana
  • 3.1.3 Use distinctive vocabulary to sequence events related to Louisiana history
  • 3.1.6 Compare and contrast the influence of cultural groups in Louisiana
  • 3.1.7 Identify community and regional historical artifacts, including primary sources, to answer historical questions
  • 3.2.1 Explain how major explorers and leaders contributed to the early development of Louisiana
  • 3.2.3 Identify the causes and effects of migration on Louisiana
  • 3.2.4 Identify cultural elements that have contributed to the state’s heritage
  • 3.4.2 Explain historical patterns of settlement in Louisiana using maps
  • 3.4.7 Describe the importance of natural resources in Louisiana using maps
  • Claim 1 How did the Acadians come to live in Louisiana?
  • Claim 2 How did the Acadians contribute to Louisiana’s heritage?