Make teaching easy and learning fun! Implement this engaging experience and source-based assessment into your curriculum!
Don't teach history, take a walking tour! Students will love being a tourist at each of the five Jamestown stations. Instead of a boring lesson, textbook, or even an interactive slide show, students engage in informational text and primary sources around the room.
A TOUR GUIDE graphic organizer with guiding questions that are aligned to Scope and Sequence guides each step of the tour.
1) Establishing a Colony
2) Establishing Jamestown
3) Interactions: Native Americans & Colonist
4) Growth of Jamestown
5) Life in Colonies: Jamestown
Characteristic of Civilization for Jamestown Graphic Organizer is a great tool to use for research. Combine it with the Tour Guide or use it separately.
Brochure with grading rubric
9 Multiple Choice
4 Multiple Select
1 Sequence (Technology Enhanced)
1 Constructed Response (2 paragraphs)
Writing Rubric (detailed, easy-to-use, one for each paragraph)
Constructed Response EXAMPLES for citing evidence and extending evidence
5 Sources Include:
Jamestown History Passage
Except from Observation of Jamestown (Primary Source, Struggles of Jamestown)
John Smith & Chief Powhatan’s Visit (Primary Source)
Pocahontas (2 Primary Sources)
Letter from Indentured Servant (Primary Source)
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