American History

Books to Read:

A Lion to Guard us        Clyde Robert Bulla
Squanto Friend of the Pilgrims        Clyde Robert Bulla
The Matchlock Gun        Walter D Edmonds
Pocahontas and the Strangers        Clyde Robert Bulla
Morning Girl        Michael Dorris
Mr Revere and I        Robert Lawson
Justin Morgan had a Horse        Marguerite Henry
Amos Fortune Freeman        Elizabeth Yates
Sing Down the Moon        Scott O'Dell
The Light in the Forest        Conrad Richter
Lyddie        Katherine Paterson
The Drummer Boy of Vicksburg        G. Clifton Wisler
Bound for Oregon        Jean Van Leewen
Esperanza Rising        Pam Munoz Ryan

PreColumbian Americas

Test yourself on your knowledge of famous people.

See pictures of Inca ruins.

Play a Mesoamerican ball game.

American History

Video of how the US grew over its history.

Test your knowledge of the United States.

Colonial America

Try to survive on the American wilderness.

Learn about Colonial clothing.

Learn about Colonial tools.

Live a day in Colonial America.

Learn Pilgrim words and phrases and learn to cook and make games.


Build a sod house.

Civil War

Experience life in slavery.

Follow a slave's journey to freedom.

America in the 19th Century

Live life with Henry Starr.

A 19th Century story.

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