Unit 1 – Who were the original inhabitants of Jamaica?
Students will be able to do the following.
|Clearly define concepts and use them appropriately in a variety of situations
Accurately locate on a map of the Caribbean the area from which the Tainos originated.
| Accurately locate at least three Tainos sites on a map of Jamaica
Compare their needs and wants with those of the Tainos
Explain how the Tainos used their environment to satisfy their basic needs
State aspects of Jamaica’s culture that have been influenced by the Tainos
Begin to articulate the nature of the relationship between the Tainos and the environment
Demonstrate awareness of the changes in technology over time.
Present information gathered from research
Develop social skills of listening, sharing and cooperating
Create digital story using appropriate software