Lesson 2: Introduction to the First Seminole War

In this lesson, students will explore how the Native and Black Seminoles aligned in the First Seminole War to try to combat the U.S. government’s attempts to seize land in Northern Florida. This lesson will build on the first lesson which introduced the class to the Seminole Indians, Native and Black. This lesson will also explore the positive and negative effects of collaboration. 

Lesson 2: Introduction to the First Seminole War