Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Early U.S. History - 4th Grade

This was for U.S. History from Columbus' landing through the Civil War.

Websites:
13 Originals
PBS Liberty!
Life in the 13 Colonies
Colonial Williamsburg
Colonial House
PBS Jamestown
Jamestown
Jamestown
Jamestown
Mayflower
Pilgrims & Puritans
Thanksgiving Interactive
Plymouth Colony Archive Project
Colonial Pennsylvania
Settlement of Pennsylvania
quaker.org
Nat Geo Roanoke
Roanoke
The Lost Colony
Nat Geo Salem Witchcraft Hysteria
Salem Witch Trials
Salem Witch Trials
Salem Witch Trials
Salem Trials Archive
Salem Witch Museum
Salem Witch Trials
Salem City Guide
Eyewitness to History Salem Witch Trials
Witch Trials
Secrets of the Dead The Witches Curse
America's Story
Salem Witch Trials
History.com Salem Witch Trials
Constitution Society
The Charters of Freedom
American Revolution
Constitution
Constitution
KidsKonnect
American Revolution
Portraits in Revolution
Kid Port
American Revolution
The History Place
Francis Scott Key
U.S. Flag
History .com Industrial Revolution
Fact Monster Industrial Revolution
The History Guide
Industrial Revolution
Industrial Revolution
Industrial Revolution
Eli Whitney
Lewis & Clark
NatGeo Lewis & Clark
Lewis & Clark
Erie Canal
Erie Canal
Oregon Trail
End of the Oregon Trail
Oregon Trail
Pony Express
Pony Express
Pony Express
The Alamo
The Alamo
Steamboats
Daniel Boone
American Tall Tales
American Tall Tales
Pioneers
Pioneers
Pioneers
Women Pioneers
Mr Donn
Pioneer Life
Pioneer Life
PBS Gold Rush
California Gold Rush
Gold Rush
Gold Rush
Gold Rush
Gold Rush
PBS Africans in America
Indentured Servitude
Servants & Slaves
Slavery & Indentured Servants Library of Congress
Indentured Servants
Underground Railroad
Underground Railroad
Harriet Tubman
Nat Geo Kids Harriet Tubman
Harriet Tubman
Underground Railroad
Underground Railroad
Civil War Treasures NY Historical Society
Civil War Women
Emancipation Proclamation
Emancipation Proclamation
Civil War Center
Gettysburg Address
Civil War Photographs
Slavery Images
Slavery Pictures
Civil War
Civil War
Civil War
Civil War
Gettysburg Address
Gettysburg Address
Abe Lincoln


Books:
Columbus Reaches the New World
Christopher Columbus
The Mayflower Compact
The Colonial Cook
Colonial Cooking
Making Thirteen Colonies
The Explorers and Settlers
Jamestown
You Wouldn't Want to Be an American Colonist!
Daily Life in Colonial America
The Establishment of the Thirteen Colonies
1607: A New Look at Jamestown
Roanoke: The Mystery of the Lost Colony
Williamsburg
Colonial Days
Kids in Colonial Times
Colonial Life
The Dreadful, Smelly Colonies
How the Colonists Lived
Colonial American Home Life
You Wouldn't Want to be at the Boston Tea Party
The Boston Massacre
African-Americans in the Colonies
Building a New Land
Anne Hutchinson
The French and Indian War
Mysterious Encounters: Witches
The Salem Witch Trials
Witches: The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in Salem
Witchcraft Trials
Figures of the Salem Witch Trials
The Witchcraft of Salem Village
You Wouldn't Want to be a Salem Witch!
The Salem Witch Trials
The Salem Witch Trials
The Salem WitchTrials
Witch-Hunt
The Salem Witch Trials
Witches
In the Days of the Salem Witchcraft Trials
The Declaration of Independence from A to Z
Liberty or Death
George vs George
Yankee Doodle and the Redcoats
The Industrial Revolution
Industrial Revolution
The Industrial Revolution
The Essential Lewis & Clark
Cooking on the Lewis & Clark Expedition
Plants on the Trail with Lewis & Clark
Animals on the Trail with Lewis & Clark 
The Lewis & Clark Trail Then & Now
Sacagawea
Lewis & Clark's Journey of Discovery
Sacagawea
Lewis & Clark: A Photographic Journey
The Foul Filthy American Frontier
Donner Dinner Party
The Donner Party
Oregon Trail Cooking
You Wouldn't Want to be a Pony Express Rider
You Wouldn't Want to be An American Pioneer
Off Like the Wind
The Perilous Journey of the Donner Party
Westward Expansion
The Oregon Trail: A Photographic Journey
Westward Expansion: Primary Sources
Which Way to the Wild West
The Oregon Trail & the Daring Journey West by Wagon
How to Get Rich in the California Gold Rush
The Great American Gold Rush
The Fools of '49
Life During the Gold Rush
The Gold Rush
Harriet Tubman: The life of an African-American Abolitionist
Harriet Tubman: A Woman of Courage
Escaping Slavery on the Underground Railroad
Traveling the Freedom Road
Slavery & the Slave Trade
Life on an African Slave Ship
Years of Slavery
Civil War Cooking: The Union
Going to School During the Civil War: The Confederacy
Voyages: Reminiscences of Young Abe Lincoln
Going to School During the Civil War: The Union
Strange but True Civil War Stories
Dred Scott v. Sanford
Lincoln in His Own Words
Civil War A to Z: The Complete Handbook of America's Bloodiest Conflict
Robert E. Lee: The Story of the Great Confederate General
The Battle of Gettysburg
You Wouldn't Want to be a Civil War Soldier
You Wouldn't Want to be a Nurse During the American Civil War
You Wouldn't Want to be in the First Submarine
Those Courageous Women of the Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham & Mary
Growing up in the Civil War
The Massachusetts 54th
Civil War Cooking: The Confederacy
The Terrible, Awful Civil War
John Wilkes Booth & the Civil War
Slavery Time When I was Chillun
Ulysses S. Grant
No More! Stories & Songs of Slave Resistance
Civil War Medicine



Historical fiction:
The Journal of Jasper Jonathan Pierce
John's Story: 1775
Will's Story: 1771
Worlds Apart
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
The Sacrifice
Beyond the Burning Time
Tituba of Salem Village
My Brother Sam is Dead
Where the Great Hawk Flies
Streams to the River, River to the Sea
Lewis & Clark & Me: A Dog's Tale
Sarah, Plain & Tall
The Apprenticeship of Lucas Whitaker
The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg
Chasing Lincoln's Killer


DVDs/Netflix:
Christopher Columbus: Explorer of the New World
The Untold Story of the Mayflower
Colonial House
History Channel: War of 1812
The Crucible
In Search of History: Salem Witch Trials
Three Sovereigns for Sarah
Witch Hunt
Secrets of the Dead: Witches Curse
Unsolved History: Salem Witch Trials
Salem Witch Trials
Underground Railroad: The William Still Story
Underground Railroad
Abraham Lincoln
Rough Crossings
America & the Civil War
Abraham & Mary Lincoln: A House Divided
The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry
The War That Made America
Slavery & the Making of America

Activities:
Create a colony - plan a charter, flag, how many people you will send, what product(s) they will send back, etc.
Write diary entries of someone traveling over to a new colony
Colony population bar graph