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13 Colonies: The Whole Kit and Kaboodle to Explore Life in Colonial Times

13 Colonies: The Whole Kit and Kaboodle to Explore Life in Colonial Times
13 Colonies: The Whole Kit and Kaboodle to Explore Life in Colonial Times
13 Colonies: The Whole Kit and Kaboodle to Explore Life in Colonial Times
13 Colonies: The Whole Kit and Kaboodle to Explore Life in Colonial Times
13 Colonies: The Whole Kit and Kaboodle to Explore Life in Colonial Times
13 Colonies: The Whole Kit and Kaboodle to Explore Life in Colonial Times
13 Colonies: The Whole Kit and Kaboodle to Explore Life in Colonial Times
13 Colonies: The Whole Kit and Kaboodle to Explore Life in Colonial Times
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***Newly Updated in July 2017*** This BIG BUNDLE has it all! The whole kit and kaboodle with all our 13 Colonies resources in one amazing unit! With 20 differentiated reading passages, organizers, comprehension and connection activities, map activities, slideshow presentation, task cards, BIG-MATS, unit test with answer key, tradesmen in the colonies, vocabulary, flip book, and so much more!

Your students will love learning about the Life in the Colonies with this complete unit!

This unit includes the following outstanding resources:
*Life in the Colonies Activity Pack
*Colonial Times Slideshow Presentation
*13 Colonies Task Cards
*Life in the Colonies BIG-MATS
*Unit Test (Editable) with Answer Keys

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With this complete unit on the 13 Colonies students will learn all about Life in the 13 Colonies with everything you need to explore the three different regions:
*New England Colonies
*Mid-Atlantic Colonies
*Southern Colonies

This 13 Colonies MEGA Unit includes many interactive activities and learning opportunities for students with leveled reading passages about:
*The Colonists and Native Americans
*Life in the New England Colonies
*The Puritans
*Life in Mid-Atlantic Colonies
*The Quakers
*Life in Southern Colonies
*Life on the Southern Plantations
*Shipbuilding & Plows
*Natural Resources in the 13 Colonies

This non-fiction resource includes informational articles and slides about trades, craftsmen, and artisans in Colonial times including:
*Town Criers
*Who am I? Flip-Up Activity

There are lots of interactive activities geared for 2-5th-grade students:
*Maps for each region
*Close Passages with Answer Keys
*Graphic Organizers
*Brochure Activity for INB's
*Task Cards
* 5-page Flip Book
*Mystery Flaps Pages
*Who am I? Colonial Jobs Activity
*Vocabulary Posters
*Spotlight on Vocabulary
*Vocabulary Flip Flaps
*Writing Apprentice Prompt

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In this 13 Colonies Activity Pack there are four parts:

Vocabulary---Posters, and Activities:
Introduce the vocabulary words with the real-life photo posters included. You could post these posters around the classroom and have students travel around to match up and define the words in their flip flaps or use as a center activity. These posters are excellent for a bulletin board display too!

Informational Articles & Activities:
Have students read the informational articles about each region in the 13 Colonies: New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern Colonies. The informational articles focus on each region related to people, natural resources, climate, daily life, crops, houses, schooling, and economy. There are a graphic organizer and close passage for students to complete at that center or learning station that ties it all together. Plus there are a map and mystery flaps activity pages to round out the activities. Also, this 13 Colonies Activity Pack includes character studies for the Puritans, Quakers, and the Southern Plantations.

Colonial Jobs - Informational Articles & Activities:
First, have students read about the important artisans and craftsmen of the 13 colonies. There are character studies for Basket-makers, Blacksmiths, Printers, Shoemakers, Tailors, and Silversmiths. There’s a hands-on “Who am I?” activity for students to figure out who each artisan it is from their job description. There’s also mini-focus info about merchants, brick-makers, wig-makers, coopers, town criers, and cabinet-makers that you could use with the Writing Prompt about choosing an apprenticeship. In this 13 Colonies Activity Pack, there’s a technology info page about shipbuilding and plows. There are Venn diagrams to compare and contrast life in the three different regions of the 13 Colonies.

PowerPoint Presentation:
There's a 100 slide PowerPoint presentation to teach all about the 13 Colonies Unit. It includes information about each region: New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern Colonies. It has vocabulary slides and an 11 question quiz to check for understanding. An answer key is included for the quiz. Each slide has colorful scenes to help students connect to the information. The slideshow presentation can be used as a visual representation for the whole class to follow along and complete the organizers, at a computer center, or even for review at the end of the unit.

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