Grade: Senior
Subject: Mathematics

#3863. A day in the lives of colonial kids

Social Studies, level: Middle
Posted Thu Jan 4 07:47:45 PST 2007 by Denise oreman (
A Day in the Lives of Colonial Kids
Teacher, Wilmington, De
Materials Required: Computer, paper, pencil
Activity Time: 2 class periods
Concepts Taught: WebQuest

Studeents will use a webquest to complete several activities that will help them understand life as a child during colonial times.
Student will
Complete a scavenger hunt
Compare and contrast life for children in colonial times and modern times
Design a brochure to recruit new settlers
Write a friendly letter
Keep a daily journal
Write a personal reflection
A rubric is included to evaluate the student brochure made brochure.