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EngageNY Grade 4 ELA: Module 2A, Unit 1
Fourth graders delve into a variety of informational text types to begin building background knowledge on life in Colonial America. The unit engages learners in researching this time period by exploring how colonists survived, what the different roles were within a colony, and what colonists home life was like.
Thanksgiving 2—The Pilgrim Story and My Immigrant Story
3rd - 8th
The tradition of the First Thanksgiving is really a story of immigration. Connect the feelings and customs of the early Pilgrims to the experiences of the immigrants in your class with an introduction to the 13 colonies, the Mayflower,...
Colonial America and The American Revolution
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How did the founding of the American colonies lead to a revolution? Use the essential question and sample activities to guide learners through a series of history lessons. Additionally, the packet includes effective strategies to...
The American Revolution Introduction
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians create a replica of Jamestown Virginia, analyze the Mayflower Compact, practice penmanship by copying a famous quote by William Bradford, and read a great informational text on the beginnings of colonial America with a...
Guided Reading: African-Americans in the Thirteen Colonies
4th - 6th
Using the nonfiction book African Americans in the Thirteen Colonies, learners read segments about the origin and perpetuation of slavery in the colonies. Reading comprehension is assessed as the class discusses the text, and explores...