Colonial America - Grade 5 and 7

Here are some websites you could use for colonial research, although this is not nearly a complete list. Remember, we are studying the period of history just prior to the Revolutionary War.

http://www.kidinfo.com/School_Subjects.html#AmericanHistory
http://www.multcolib.org/homework/amhsthc.html

Select Biographies:
http://www.colonialhall.com/
http://www.cviog.uga.edu/Projects/jeo300/contents.htm
http://www.english.udel.edu/lemay/franklin/
http://www.earlyamerica.com/earlyamerica/notable/index.html
http://www.apva.org/history/pocahont.html
http://www.plimoth.org/Library/pilgrim.htm
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~CAP/PENN/pnhome.html

Landmark Events:
http://innercity.org/holt/slavechron.html
http://www.earlyamerica.com/earlyamerica/milestones/index.html
http://www.ocmayflower.org/compact.htm
http://kuhttp.cc.ukans.edu/carrie/docs/texts/beverley.html
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/features/97/salem/
http://salemwitchmuseum.com/
http://www.timepage.org/spl/13colony.html
http://wsrv.clas.virginia.edu/~msk5d/hariot/main.html

Colonial America-Daily Life:

http://www.ctstateu.edu/noahweb/amusements.html - Amusements
http://earlyamerica.com/
http://www.apva.org/history/
http://www.mcps.k12.md.us/schools/forestoakms/geddes/TitlePage.html - Early trades
http://www.history.org/- Colonial Williamsburg
http://www.historybuff.com/library/reffirstten.html
http://www.mayflowerfamilies.com/enquirer/
http://www.ristenbatt.com/genealogy/dutch_sc.htm - New Amsterdam
http://etext.virginia.edu/users/deetz/ - Plymouth Colony
http://alumni.cc.gettysburg.edu/~s330558/schooling.html - Education
http://www.alcasoft.com/soapfact/history.html - History of soap making
http://www.15122.com/3rivers/History/BraddocksField/
http://www.lihistory.com/3/chap3cov.htm - Long Island in colonial period