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By Verna Fisher

Taking younger readers on a trip again in time, this dynamic sequence showcases a number of points of colonial lifestyles. every one booklet includes artistic illustrations, attention-grabbing proof, highlighted vocabulary phrases, end-of-book demanding situations, and sidebars that support kids comprehend the diversities among sleek and colonial existence and encourage them to visualize what it is going to were wish to develop up in colonial the USA. The volumes during this sequence specialise in the colonists but in addition comprise proper information regarding local american citizens, delivering numerous views on existence within the colonies. Covering all elements of farm lifestyles in the course of colonial instances, this booklet info way of life on a farm and compares farms around the kingdom. This hands-on heritage of pastoral lifestyles solutions questions similar to What used to be local American farming like? and What sorts of constructions have been on colonial farms?

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Village: a small rural community where people live close to each other. Smaller than a town. Further Investigations Books Bordessa, Kris. Great Colonial America Projects You Can Build Yourself. White River Junction, VT: Nomad Press, 2006. Fisher, Verna. Explore Colonial America! 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments. White River Junction, VT: Nomad Press, 2009. C. org 26 Index A animals/animal products, 2, 7–8, 9, 10, 17–18, 19–20, 24 apples, 2, 4, 11 L leather, 19 livestock, 2, 7, 9, 10, 17–18, 24 log cabins, 15 B baskets, 22, 23 bathrooms, 14 beans, 9, 22 butter, 19, 20 M map of colonies, iii Middle Colonies, iii, 3, 15 milk, 7, 18, 19, 20 C candles, 10 cheese, 19 chickens, 7, 17 children, 7–8, 10, 11 church, 12 cloth/clothes, 2, 10, 19, 22 corn, 2, 9, 11, 21–22 cows, 7, 17 crops, 2–4, 5, 9, 11, 21–22 D daily routine, 7–12 F fences, 5, 8, 24 fish/fishing, 2, 8 food, 1–2, 10, 18–20, 22.

It connects bone to muscle and was used as cord or thread. slave: a person owned by another person and forced to work without pay. spring: water that flows out of the ground. tend: to take care of something. thatch: dried straw used to make a roof. tribe: a large group of people with common ancestors and customs. Today, Native Americans use the word nation instead. village: a small rural community where people live close to each other. Smaller than a town. Further Investigations Books Bordessa, Kris.

Smaller than a town. Further Investigations Books Bordessa, Kris. Great Colonial America Projects You Can Build Yourself. White River Junction, VT: Nomad Press, 2006. Fisher, Verna. Explore Colonial America! 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments. White River Junction, VT: Nomad Press, 2009. C. org 26 Index A animals/animal products, 2, 7–8, 9, 10, 17–18, 19–20, 24 apples, 2, 4, 11 L leather, 19 livestock, 2, 7, 9, 10, 17–18, 24 log cabins, 15 B baskets, 22, 23 bathrooms, 14 beans, 9, 22 butter, 19, 20 M map of colonies, iii Middle Colonies, iii, 3, 15 milk, 7, 18, 19, 20 C candles, 10 cheese, 19 chickens, 7, 17 children, 7–8, 10, 11 church, 12 cloth/clothes, 2, 10, 19, 22 corn, 2, 9, 11, 21–22 cows, 7, 17 crops, 2–4, 5, 9, 11, 21–22 D daily routine, 7–12 F fences, 5, 8, 24 fish/fishing, 2, 8 food, 1–2, 10, 18–20, 22.

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