We found 40 reviewed resources for the massachusetts bay colony
Early American Education and Horace MannLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Learners analyze the contributions of Horace Mann. In this public education instructional activity, students research Internet and print sources regarding the history of American education, Mann.s life, the Morrill Act of 1862, and the...
Understanding Freedom: Catching "The Spirit of '76"Lesson Planet
Sixth graders complete activities about colonial history through an examination of art from the American Revolution period. In this history and art instructional activity, 6th graders define an iconic image, sing the song 'Yankee...
The Trading Post with the Most: Colonial Dorchester's Settlement and EconomyLesson Planet
Eighth graders explore the Dorchester settlement, In this American colonial history lesson, 8th graders examine primary resources and maps from the Dorchester trading post in order to learn about its contributions to the Revolutionary War.
Lemuel Moody and the Portland Observatory: The HistoryLesson Planet
3rd - 4th
Students are introduced to the history of the Portland Observatory. While watching a slide show, they determine where in the Observatory the image would be found. They are also shown different types of maps and discuss their uses.