"Wyndcliffe Mansion - Mill Road, Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, New York" -- [Wyndcliffe is an abandoned mansion in the town of Rhinebeck, New York. The scale of this place is absolutely enormous & its style seems different from any of the other Hudson River estates. It is featured on the cover of a book on American ruins.]~[Photograph by joseph a (Joseph) - May 3 2009]'h4d-38.2012'
112 Pages! In this interactive unit, students will study about the European explorers that voyaged to the Americas in search of the Northwest Passage. Then, they’ll learn about the Dutch colonization of New York. Finally, they’ll investigate how New York developed into an English colony. Throughout their lessons, students will work in small groups, independently, and as a whole class. Each lesson has been designed to be interactive, hands-on and engaging.