Social Studies Exercise
This is an exercise to prove that learning on the computer is both more fun and effective for early elementary children, than for students having to use workbooks, paper and pencils.
DIRECTIONS: This is a map of Florida, one of the 50 states in the United States. This is the state you live in. Read about the different parts of the state to learn more about Florida.
St. Augustine was established by the Spainards in 1565, which became the first permanent European settlement in what would soon become the United States. Fort Castillo de San Marcos (pictured below) is the oldest land fortress in the U.S. The fort, which was built in the 1670s to protect St. Augustine and the Spainards, is still standing, and it has never fallen to armed attack. (Photo Courtesy of Linked Website)