These sites are about daily life in colonial period. Learn about the colonists’ education, clothing, chores, and games. Includes online quizzes and some videos. There are links to the eThemes Resources on the early settlements of North America, the Pilgrims, and colonial occupations/trades.
Join this celebration of life in 1700s and learn about the colonial lifestyle. Explore this site to learn what kids' lives were like in Colonial times. Read about school, transportation, household chores, and more. Includes activities and videos.
These sites are about early European settlement of North America. There is information about Spanish, English, French, and Dutch colonization, including period images and maps. Find out what daily life was like for kids, men, and women. Included are two related eThemes resources on Colonial life.
These links are about colonial craftsmen. Learn about the trades and occupations of the settlers in the colonies of North America. There are many links to sites with information on the various colonial trades/occupations, some of which were created by students. There are also links to sites on life and customs in New Amsterdam and other colonies, lesson plans and activities on the bartering system and interdependence, and videos on the use of the tools the colonists would have used. Also includes links to the eThemes Resources on daily life in the thirteen colonies and the early settlement of North America.