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Colonial House . Interactive History | PBS

Colonial House . Interactive History | PBS | KMS U.S. | Scoop.it

explore this website. When ready take the fantastic voyage and would you survive quiz.

Write your answers in the appropriate spaces within the handout.

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Natalie Koffman's comment, November 8, 2011 3:37 PM
I like this website. I think it's educational
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Colonial American Culture Video — History.com

Colonial American Culture Video — History.com | KMS U.S. | Scoop.it
Notwithstanding continuing differences and the persistence of colonial loyalties, a high culture that transcended local peculiarities began to develop in the early eighteenth century.

 

Watch this short video and write down 2 facts.

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Slave Life and Slave Codes [ushistory.org]

Slave Life and Slave Codes [ushistory.org] | KMS U.S. | Scoop.it
Slave Life and Slave Codes...

 

Read this description of a slave's environment . --Mr. S

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You Be the Historian

You Be the Historian | KMS U.S. | Scoop.it

explore the springer family. Identify how this family lived, how many people were in the family, what did they eat, and make conclusions of how their lifewas like. upon completion write a paragraph on how future historians would examine your own life. what artifacts would they look at? What would they say concerning your life? Mr. S 

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Understanding Slavery: DiscoverySchool.com

Understanding Slavery: DiscoverySchool.com | KMS U.S. | Scoop.it

Follow the life of Olaudah Equiano an African Slave.  click and read each portion of his life along "slave across three continents" time line. Write down a summary of his life. Mr. S

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Diane Roosevelt's comment, November 8, 2011 4:19 PM
This article about Olaudah Equiano is interesting.
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Slavery and the Making of America . Timeline | PBS

Slavery and the Making of America . Timeline | PBS | KMS U.S. | Scoop.it

Use the time and place timeline to answer the following questions.

timeline scavenger hunt. Only use 1619-1731.

 

1.What year did the North American slave trade begin? In what state did this happen?

 

2.First slave codes were passed by whom? What year?

 

3.year, state, and people behind the first formal antislavery resolution.

 

4.What event happened that increased the slave trade? in what year?

 

5. In what year did Rhode island legalize slavery?

 

6.How does spain help runaway slaves? in what year did this happen?

 

 

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