Internet Field Trip: Early America
- Grades: 3–5, 6–8
Become a history detective in the Online Learning Center, an interactive learning experience that helps children debunk many of the myths surrounding the first Thanksgiving. Also, check out the Just for Kids section for more activities and games or stop by the Visit section to take a virtual tour of the Mayflower.
This site, affiliated with Colonial Williamsburg, has a ton of great interactive games, and activities. It also has a lot of interesting and relevant information about Colonial times - kids can read and investigate into the roles that people played in society in Colonial times.
Visit the Colonial Kids who live in Southeastern Pennsylvania in the 1700s. Get a glimpse into what life was like for them through videos, games, activities and interviews.
Check out Interactive History section for games, quizzes, and myth busters, about colonial times. In the Teacher section there are great lesson plans and interactive activities for students, like testimonials, video diaries, and quizzes.