Jamestown Changes


  • Aug 6 2010 9:33 AM

    Cort Mitchell

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In this lesson from EDSITEment, students study census data showing the names and occupations of early settlers of the English settlement at Jamestown, Virginia, to discern how life changed in the Jamestown settlement in the first few years after it was founded. The goals of this lesson plan are to gain experience gathering information from primary sources, to examine changes over time in conditions at Jamestown as revealed in primary documents from early years in the colony, and to organize a statement of findings. Less

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: History-Social Science, Humanities, United States History