This article covers the novel by Alan Taylor entitled "American Colonies", and answers specific questions from each chapter in the novel. This article should assist AP American History students.
My first year teaching I was dying to see other teachers' plan books, but most of them were either blank or didn't seem suitable for our students ("high-risk" with poor reading skills). After teaching American...
Newer evidence places the Lost Colonists in Bertie County. Best evidence suggests they traveled a short distance to 42-mile long Hatteras Island. Their descendants are being DNA tested now.
Learn of the vast censorship of information of the Mound Builders, their connection to Hollow Earth and how this ancient race of giants were not only our ancestors but our teachers as well.
This is part 1 of a 4 part hands-on unit on America's Early Settlers. Build a waddle and daub house like they did in Jamestown, dress as cavaliers and hunt for gold, cook and taste gruel, and more! My lessons are geared...
What ever happened to that fabled wooden ship that carried the Pilgrims from England to the new world? Nobody really knows.
History comes alive in this story of a relatively unknown man as he races on horseback to Philadelphia and the vote for independence. The unity of the colonies depends on his 80 mile, overnight, ride.
“[Simon Girty was] as brutal, depraved, and wicked a wretch as ever lived.” –John Heckewelder (1743-1823) an American missionary who lived and worked among the Indians of Ohio and Pennsylvania.
The American Colonies, a growing population of people that came for various reasons. From Religion to Economics, this article helps to explain the vital importance of function that was to become the United States.
This is a brief chronology of the formation of half English colonies in what is now the United States of America. It highlights lesser known tidbits about the colonies.
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