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 history...
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.
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.
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 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.
Virginia Dare was the first born American and although she became a real mystery; here we will try to sort it out.
Follow the River is a book about a young pregnant woman who was captured by Shawnee Indians and taken very far away from her home down the New River. Written over thirty years ago it is still a popular read today being...
The real uncensored history of the pot farmers and moonshiners of Appalachia.