K-2 American History I: The First People


K-2 Core Curriculum – American History: Volume 1 – The First People

This is Volume I of the three part K-2 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 history of the United States from the first people to the establishment of the first European settlements. With over 25 activities and 16 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 K-2. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 30 hours.
Take a peek inside:
The First People
The Land Bridge
Daily life of the First People
The arrival of European explorers
Leif Erikson
Christopher Columbus
The Lost Colony
Sir Walter Raleigh
Virginia Dare
Captain John Smith
The real Pocahontas story
The Powhatan
The Wampanoag and Pilgrims
The real Thanksgiving story
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!