Colonial America unit

Collection by Alicia Ferron

27 
Pins
 • 
211 
Followers
Alicia Ferron
Paper Plate Pilgrims

These 10 Thanksgiving Day Crafts Are Pretty Much Guaranteed to Keep Kids Engaged

Paper Plate Pilgrims

Great State Plates Project- could change it up to another social studies project but use the plates.

Great State Plates

I have always loved to travel and some of my favorite childhood memories include family vacations (aka road trips) with my dad at the wheel, mom as co-pilot, and my sisters and I packed in the backseat of the car chanting, are we there yet? We didn't fly anywhere back then, so we took advantage of every opportunity to stop at those silly tourist attractions, roadside parks, Holiday Inns and STUCKEY'S! Of course, dad always missed the exit and my sisters and I would laugh and laugh about how…

Make a Mayflower - Raising Arizona Kids Magazine This will be a nice addition to our Pilgrims & Mayflower Lapbook.

Make a Mayflower - Raising Arizona Kids Magazine

Little pilgrims will love making a mini Mayflower. Fold brown paper in half widthwise and use scissors to round the corners on the folded edge to create a boat shape. […]

The 13 Colonies of America: Clickable Map that you can click and gives you a little bit about each colony

The 13 Colonies of America: Clickable Map

This is a map of the 13 Colonies of America. Click on a colony to learn more about it.

Create a Colonist: Fun mini-project / activity for a Social Studies unit on life in the 13 colonies. Common Core content area writing!

Erika Forth

Create a Colonist: Fun mini-project / activity for a Social Studies unit on life in the 13 colonies. Common Core content area writing!

"Boat Builders" ... An engineering challenge from the "Thanksgiving Science" pack ... 5 standards-based, collaborative, hands-on science activities to help you celebrate the holiday with your students. (24 pages, $) #Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Science Lessons: 5 Investigations for November

"Boat Builders" ... An engineering challenge from the "Thanksgiving Science" pack ... 5 standards-based, collaborative, hands-on science activities to help you celebrate the holiday with your students. (24 pages, $) #Thanksgiving

Have students create articles for a colonial newspaper as a person of the time period. Report on articles about major events during the time period to get students thinking historically!

13 Colonies Ideas!!!

Teaching the 13 colonies has been a drag for me (i'm a student teacher). I can not find any interesting ways to teach it. We have to split it up into...

Student's will love publishing their Thanksgiving writing with this fun pilgrim craftivity. Your kids will love that their pilgrim's "hold" the writing and it makes a great bulletin board for displaying their work.

Pilgrim Writing Craftivity

Student's will love publishing their Thanksgiving writing with this fun pilgrim craftivity. Your kids will love that their pilgrim's "hold" the writing and it makes a great bulletin board for displaying their work. Included is a template for both a boy and a girl pilgrim, as well as three differ...

Colonial Lab Book colonial america

Colonial America

Teaching Colonial America to Upper Elementary Students

Mayflower Unit Study Resources to help create your lesson plan . Includes printables, activities, interactives, videos, and more.

Mayflower Unit Study Resources Page - Meet Penny

Share & Help Me GrowNow, Premium Members can access a new Mayflower Unit Study resource page. Complete with printables, activities, videos, and more, you will find everything you need to build a unit study to help your student learn about the Mayflower and the Pilgrims. If you are a Premium Member, you can access the […]

Common Core Social Studies and TCI | TCI -- this is neat! I've heard of sensory figures but never used them. Maybe I will now

Curriculum Adoption and Implementation | TCI

Make curriculum adoption easy. Our teacher-first approach aligns the realities of the classroom with student needs.

Mayflower Bulletin Board Idea!

RainbowsWithinReach

A collaborative blog by Pre K and Kindergarten specialists. Child growth and development, information, free printables.

The Mouse on the Mayflower - YouTube.  A great full length Thanksgiving story, complete with prayer!!  Loved this as a kid!

YouTube

Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.