5th Grade Research Sites-Social Studies
 
 

1. Webster Schools-compilation of many Colonial America related links
Industry under Summaries of 13 colonies lists what was grown & occupations. Old Sturbridge Village-occupations, meeting house-religion. Sam Dagget site-occupations, Life in the 13 Colonies-religion, school, farm, food, park (recreation), Colonial Kids-school, houses, chores, trades, clothing. To Market to Market-trades.

2. Social Studies for Kids-Interactive Map
Clickable map-lists industry for each colony, including crops, small ox at the bottom of the page when viewing a colony also lists religion, education, agriculture, fun time, food

3. Mr. Nussbaum-Interactive 13 Colonies
Click on map for 13 Colony Regions for climate/geography, religion. Click on map for 13 Colony Village and Trades-religion, and trades/occupation are listed along with crops.

4. Colonial Kids-ThinkQuest Project
Growing up section-trades and occupations. School, clothing. House-special events and recreation, activities-food and games. Interview-answers a lot of questions related to our research.

5. Scholastic-Our America Colonial Period


6. Library of Congress-America


7. The Time Page-13 Originals-Founding the American Colonies


8. Archiving Early America-primary sources from 18th Century America


9. PBS-Colonial House-colonist profiles, interactive history, etc.


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