Colonial America

Links to Colonial America:

The 13 Colonies
http://www.brainpop.com/socialstudies/ushistory/thirteencolonies/ (Brain Pop Movie)

http://americanhistory.mrdonn.org/colonial.html


YouTube Videos


http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/market_to_market/ - Colonial Economy

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/colonialhouse/ - This webite is from the PBS series Colonial House.  Check out the Interactive History section.

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/ushistory/13colonies1.htm - Social Studies for Kids site.

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/graphics/13mapnew.htm - Clickable Map of 13 Colonies

http://www.pbs.org/ktca/liberty/perspectives_daily.html - Daily Life in Colonial America

http://www.east-buc.k12.ia.us/00_01/CA/home.htm - Life in Colonial America

http://www.cybrary.org/colonial.htm - Very cool site - Check out Building your Plantation in Maryland and A Colonial Family in Connecticut Links.

http://library.thinkquest.org/J002611F/ - Colonial Kids - A Celebration of Life in the 1700's

http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/our_america/colonial/ - Scholastic's unit on Colonial Life in America - Lot's of information and things to do.

http://www.memorialhall.mass.edu/activities/dressup/index.html - An interactive site where you can dress up a colonist and learn about the clothing worn in Colonial times.

Plimoth Plantation
http://www.plimoth.org/ - The webpage for Plimoth Plantation in Massachusetts

Plymouth and the First Thanksgiving
http://teacher.scholastic.com/thanksgiving/ - Go on the Mayflower Voyage, learn about daily life and take part in the first Thanksgiving Feast

http://www.plimoth.org/education/olc/index_js2.html - You are the Historian - Investigating the First Thanksgiving

Jamestown and Williamsburg, Virginia

http://www.williamsburgkids.com/ - Colonial Williamsburg for Kids - Lots of information

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/Games/InteractiveAdventures/John-smith - Interactive Game about John Smith and Jamestown

http://historyisfun.org/index.htm - Official Sites of Jamestown and Yorktown

http://www.historywiz.com/exhibits/jamestown-mm.htm - Slideshow about Jamestown

http://www.virtualjamestown.org/ - Virtual Field Trip to Jamestown and resources

http://historicjamestowne.org/ - Archaelogical Site

http://www.history.org - Colonial Williamsburg Website

http://www.history.org/visit/tourTheTown/ - Cool virtual tour of Colonial Williamsburg

http://www.historyglobe.com/flash.html#a1 - Jamestown Adventure Game


WebQuests


http://www.scarborough.k12.me.us/wis/teachers/dtewhey/webquest/colonial/index.htm





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