Bring history alive as students explore the fascinating past by making the interactive projects in History Pockets. Students store the projects in easy-to-make construction paper pockets that are wonderful portfolios for assessment and display.
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History Pockets-Colonial America, Grades 4‚Äì6, contains eight discovery pockets.
The introduction pocket gives an overview of the settlement of the thirteen original colonies. The other pockets feature a look at the aspects of colonial life in the northern, middle, and southern colonies.
Each pocket contains:
‚Ä¢ a reproducible pocket label
‚Ä¢ a bookmark of short, fun facts about the subject
‚Ä¢ a fact sheet of background information for teacher and students
‚Ä¢ arts and crafts projects
‚Ä¢ writing activities
Evaluation forms are provided at the end of the book for teacher and student assessment purposes.
The book contains the following pockets:
‚Ä¢ Introduction to Colonial America
‚Ä¢ The First Settlements
‚Ä¢ The Native Americans
‚Ä¢ Homes and Villages
‚Ä¢ Daily Life
‚Ä¢ Memorable People
This resource contains teacher support pages, reproducible student pages, and an answer key.