Colonial America Resources
Colonial America - from "America's Story" by the Library of CongressBenjamin Banneker - Colonial scientist and astronomer
Maps - Thirteen Colonies - Links for original maps of the thirteen colonies.Jamestown - History of Jamestown colony, with articles and videos by History.comOn the Trail of Captain John Smith - an interactive Jamestown adventure from National Geographic
New World 1628 - Explore these pages to learn all about the Colony, the project, the colonists, and life in the "New World" in 1628.Declaration of Independence - The development of The Declaration of Independence. Also, an interactive puzzle to show what you know.
The Thirteen Colonies - Offers links to the thirteen colonies, the pilgrims' voyage to America and Jamestown, the original colony.Williamsburg - Information on Colonial WilliamsburgColonial WilliamsburgTrades - descriptions of colonial occupations from "History.org"Colonial Williamsburg Kids Zone - games and activities13 Colonies Trades and Artisans - learn more about 16 colonial trades from "Mr. Nussbaum"Colonial America - Jobs, trades, and occupations from "Ducksters"
Plimoth - Visit a plimoth plantation
Columbus - Accurate information from the Library of Congress on Columbus.
Early Settlers - Learn about five different families as they settled in Massachusetts.
The Mayflower Compact - Copy of the Mayflower Compact.
Mayflower Passenger List - Comprehensive site on the Mayflower with biographical sketches of the passengers.
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