History

Inventions

  1. Fact Monster List of Inventions (brief)
  2. Popular Mechanics Top 50 Inventions in the last 50 years.
  3. Enchanted Learning: Inventions Timeline

Know Your Geography (The World)

 

  1. WORLD MAP- click on each continent & ocean to learn the names- BASIC introduction
  2. DRAG & DROP names on to the correct locations- Harder
  3. WORLD MAP #2—SELF TEST- Find the correct location!
  4. World MAP #3- “Drag & Drop” locations- even more challenging
  5. World Map #4– super challenge- write first 3 letters of each name!

 

The first settlements in North America

 

European First Settlements

Roanoke

  1. North Carolina Encyclopedia:  Roanoke article & audio file
  2. Classzone 3: Jamestown & Roanoke 1607- interactive, asks questions,

 JAMESTOWN  1609-10

Plimoth:

  1. The first Thanksgiving– Plimoth Colony
  1. First Colonies
    1. Classzone 4: A New England Sea Port
    2. Classzone 5: Colonia Trade Routes
  2. CONFLICTS with the Colonies
    1. Classzone 6: French & Indian War
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