In this student-approved and ready-to use American Colonies
activity, students engage in the design of a Colonial Town using pop-up buildings provided here.
Students read informational texts on buildings typically found in a town from Colonial America and then use the information to draw maps and build their town with pop-up buildings, recreating a little of Colonial America. The activity is rounded out with a reflective journal entry. We learn more through experience, and this activity provides students the opportunity to explore in a visual and kinesthetic way Colonial America.
NOTE: Additional informational text added 1/23/17.
as part of one of these 2 money saving bundles:
- Colonial America Station Activity Bundle
- Colonial America Ultimate Bundle: Activities, projects, timelines
Other American Colonies resources include:
- Colonial America: Housing in the colonies
- Colonial America: The tradesmen
- Colonial America: Food in the colonies
- Colonial America: Religious groups in the colonies
- Colonial America: Create a pop-up Colonial Town
- Colonial America: Interactive Notebook Timeline Activity
- Colonial America: Student-Centered Unit Project
- Colonial America: Illustrated Timeline
- American Colonies: Interactive Notebook Graphic Organizers (NEW)
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