Week 3- The Jamestown Online Adventure...You are the captain of the Jamestown Colony in Virginia in this flash based historical simulation. Will your colony survive and prosper or will it become another "Lost Colony?"
The Age of Exploration Nonfiction Leveled Texts with Comprehension Questions from The Sweetest Thing on TeachersNotebook.com - (89 pages) - Trying to integrate Social Studies with ELA? These Age of Exploration passages were written with 4th & 5th grade Social Studies & ELA standards in mind, but certainly could be used with other grade studying the content or during nonfiction text in
Covering the period of 1620 (the Puritans’ arrival at Plymouth Rock) through 1800 (Deism and the election of Thomas Jefferson), this 30-minute lecture will prep your students to dig deeper into any literary works from this era that you want. Great for giving students a general idea of the important issues and philosophies that guided the literary canon from this time period in U.S. history.
In which John Green teaches you about the (English) colonies in what is now the United States. He covers the first permanent English colony at Jamestown, Virginia, the various theocracies in Massachusetts, the feudal kingdom in Maryland, and even a bit about the spooky lost colony at Roanoke Island. What were the English doing in America, anyway...