3-5 American History I: Before the New Nation


3-5 Core Curriculum – American History: Volume 1 – Before the New Nation

This is Volume I of the three part 3-5 Core Curriculum American History series.

In this fun and interactive unit study designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will explore the beginning of human life and discovery in the land that is now the United States, paying particular attention to Native Americans. With over 35 activities and 20 hands-on projects, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including videos, hands-on projects, map work, interactive websites, readings, worksheets, charts, games, and much more to make learning history fun and relevant!

This unit study is part of our history core curriculum series for grades 3-5. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 40 hours.

Take a peek inside: The Land Bridge The First People The Yupik The Mound Builders The Cliff Dwellers The Ojibwa Native Americans of the Plains European exploration Henry Hudson Ponce de Leon Hernando de Soto St. Augustine Jamestown Plymouth Massachusetts Bay Colony New Netherland New York Puritanism Religious intolerance Salem Witch Trials Life in the colonies The Slave Trade and much more!

All activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That’s why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!