Colonial America {Complete Social Studies Unit}

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Colonial America {Complete Social Studies Unit}

Take your students back in time with this interactive unit on Colonial America. The unit has everything you need to teach your students about what life was like in the 1600-1700's.

In this unit you will find the following resources:
1) 9 complete detailed lesson plans (include student objective, materials needed, teacher prep instructions, and details on how to conduct each lesson)
2) 70+ Anchor slides to help teach each lesson. Slides include the students' learing target for the lesson and additional information for teaching each lesson. Slides are provided in PowerPoint, PDF, and PNG image files.
3) Student Activity Packet - 24 pages of interactive activities for students to complete throughout the unit (answer key provided)
4) Reader's theater script to teach how colonists arrived in America
5) Article to teach about why colonists came to America
6) Digital scavenger hunt for students to explore on a computer, iPad, tablet, chrome book, etc. Students will complete this scavenger hunt at the beginning of the unit as a fun way to introduce the concept.
7) Digital learning guide for students to learn about colonial jobs. The learning guide can be viewed on a computer, iPad, tablet, chrome book (etc.) or even as a whole class.
8) Five learning folders to teach about colonial life (folders included for daily life for men, women, children, slaves, and colonial clothing/style)
9) Picture and informational cards about colonial schools to be used in a small group activity
9) 60+ bulletin board set to help reinforce concepts taught
10) Review Game
11) Unit assessment and answer key

The following topics are covered:
1) How and why colonists arrived in America?
2) Colonial homes and villages
3) Colonial schools
4) Daily life for men, women, children, and slaves
5) Colonial clothing and style
6) Colonial jobs/trades
7) The three major regions of the colonies (Southern, Middle, and New England colonies)

The lessons include a variety of formats including small group discussions and learning groups, individual exploration, and whole-class instruction.

Please check out the detailed sample to see a better glimpse of all this unit has to offer! In all, there are over 250 pages, slides, and printable resources to get you set up with a successful unit!

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Total Pages
255
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 Month

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Colonial America {Complete Social Studies Unit}
Colonial America {Complete Social Studies Unit}
Colonial America {Complete Social Studies Unit}
Colonial America {Complete Social Studies Unit}