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ASD Elementary Library: Colonial America
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Mapping Your World
Checking out Websites
Grade 5 Argument and Advocacy
Resources for ALL colonies
Brain Pop - 13 Colonies
American History - Colonies
Background information about New England, Middle and Souther colonies including land and commerce
The 13 Colonies
includes information about various trades, historical events and more.
The Original 13 Colonies
Video - includes resources and founding information. Quick way to learn names of ALL the colonies at the end!
Time Page - 13 colonies
Scroll to find your colony
Netstate - Historical information by state
Choose your colony from the list. The nicknames often have some information about their origins.
Colonial America Colonies - New England Colonies
Information on New England Colonies, including weather and resources
Colonial America Colonies - Southern Colonies
Colonial America Colonies - Middle Colonies
Trade in the American Colonies
Social Studies for Kids- American Colonies
Colonial Government by colony
Detailed information about various trades. Article centers around trades in Williamsburg - details similar for any colony
Land of the Brave - Colonies
Scroll down to find your colony - includes resources and industries
Geography of the Colonies
Link on the page for Northern and Middle colonies
New York Colony
Basic NY colony information
375 Years Ago at 360 Degrees
YOU WILL NEED TO USE FIREFOX FOR THIS WEBSITE!
This visual tour from PBS show you what homes and other buildings were like. Much of the information came from the Plymouth Plantation.
Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate
This page from the Metropolitan Museum of Art explains the importance of coffee, chocolate, and tea, and shows some containers used to serve and store them.
'Tis a Very Dirty Manner of Life
This interactive site from PBS will give you examples of how the colonists spoke. Maybe you can include some authentic language in your newspaper. Videos are not always available.
Jamestown Online Adventure
When you're at home and taking a break from research, play this game to see how you would do as captain of the Jamestown Colony.
13 Colonies - New England Colonies
Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Rhode Island
13 Colonies - Middle Colonies
New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware
13 Colonies - Southern Colonies
Virginia, Maryland, Carolinas (North and South), Georgia
Which colony is which?
13 Colonies test!
When you think you know them all
13 Colonies Map
Fun in the colonies
Colonial Games - Play Ball!
More games from the colonies
Colonial Children's Games
Pilgrims in the colonies
Video - the value of tobacco in the colonies
A Colonial Family and Community
Primary Source Documents
Scroll part way down the page
Rare map collection
numerous maps created during the colonial period
Has original script and printed content
Virginia Colony - "Decayed and Crooked"
1617 (references to crops planted)
View the original document as well as typed.
Link to a number of primary sources from the colonies
Checking out Websites >>
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