Project Based Learning: Building a Colony in the New World. Great extension activity for any of the English Colonies in the New World! Roanoke, Jamestown, Plymouth. Hands on creative work to engage your students!
Jamestown online adventure game ~ The year is 1607. you are the captain of the Jamestown Colony in Virginia in this flash-based historical simulation. Will your colony survive and prosper or will it become another "lost colony"? FANTASTIC for fourth grade and up!
Jamestown Project- The Jamestown Settlement was the first successful permanent American Colony. Turn social studies into a fun and entertaining time of the day for students with this download. Students will use what they learned to create a newspaper with four articles to reflect life in Jamestown. They will create the following sections: - A shocking story (to reflect a real event) - What's New and Exciting - Someone You Should Know - Classified
Students will determine cause-and effect relationships related to the establishment of the Jamestown colony (aligned with Virginia Studies VS.1b and VS.3). Use this as a review activity or even as an introduction to the unit.