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.
The first English expedition sent to colonize and set up a permanent foundation in North America had vanished without a trace. The only clue left behind was the word CROATOAN carved on a tree. Nobody knows what happened to these people all those years ago.
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.
Colonial Williamsburg has undergone ongoing preservation efforts over the last several decades. The city and park offer guests a tremendous educational vacation. Christmastime is especially brilliant.
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 history to 8th graders for a few years, I've developed this webpage in the hopes that it...
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.
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.
Light-hearted look at who really discovered America, Bristol’s link through John Cabot and his ship, the Matthew; and the Middleton Family of Washington, my great-great grandfather’s American friends.
The lives of the children during colonial times were much harder than today's standards. The Puritans were one of the largest colonial religions in the 1600's and the life of a child was extreme.
Since the sixteenth century, there has been a significant loss of land on the north end of the island as the sea reclaimed it. Some experts believe the remnants of Roanoke Colony may be underwater.