Life in the Colonies

Life in the Colonies

by Emily Smith


View All Available Formats & Editions


Young readers will be fascinated to learn what life was like for the colonists in early America. The detailed images and easy-to-read text explore such topics as Puritans, the Mayflower Compact, House of Burgesses, Navigation Acts, and slavery. Along with brief biographies on colonists and Indians like John Smith, William Penn, Pocahontas, and John Rolfe, this engaging reader explains means of survival and living through farming, colonial crops, and plantations. A table of contents and glossary are provided to enhance readers' understanding of the content and vocabulary.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780743987424
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
Publication date: 12/14/2004
Series: Primary Source Readers Series: Early America
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 24
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 6.70(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: 690L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews