A Journey to the Land of the Tainos

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The focus of this webquest will be on the Tainos who are regarded as Indigenous People of Jamaica. the students will gain a comprehensive knowledge of the Tainos way of life with the use of techno- savvy activities that will cater to their learning styles . the teacher will provide adequate information and time to guide students on the completion of activities. 


1. Define the terms indigenous, inhabitants, cacique
2. Trace the migratory pattern of the Tainos from Asia into the Caribbean
3. Discuss how the Tainos looked and how they dressed
4. Give a brief account on the Tainos way of life
5. Make a model of the bohio (Cacique house) and one of the caneye (ordinary Taino house )


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