Time Travelers: Colonial Life - CD-ROM

Time Travelers: Colonial Life - CD-ROM

Time Travelers History Study on CD-ROM
by Amy Pak
CD-ROM
Price: $28.95

Home School in the Woods is thrilled to announce a new line of educational resources, the Time Travelers History Study series. These unit studies on CD-ROM are designed to create a hands-on learning experience that drives the lessons home in a fun way.

The second in the series, Colonial Life, contains 25 lessons that can spread across 5-10 weeks, covering: America's Colonies Begin, The Colonial Home, Clothing, Food, Family Life, School, Faith in the Colonies, Villages & Cities, Health & Medicine, Artisans, Crime & Punishment, Plantations & Slavery, Pleasures & Pastimes, Holidays, and more!

Written text is included as well as several choices of activities for each lesson.

Activities Include:

  • Creative Writing
  • Colonial Recipes
  • Factfile Cards
  • File Folder Game
  • Science Experiments
  • Notebook Timeline
  • Penmanship Pages
  • Notebooking Activities
  • Three-dimensional Projects such as a Rope Bed with Straw Tick, Colonial Home Dioramas, and so much more!
  • Authentic Colonial Crafts such as Reverse Painting, Weaving, a Cross-Stitch Sampler, Punch Tin, Stenciling, Quilling, a Pine Needle Pillow, and Silhouette Art, to name a few!
  • 10 Lap Book Projects, including pop-ups, layered books, etc.
  • And a final "Colonial Spree" to bring the unit to a close!

Product Samples:

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The CD includes each lesson's text pages, project overview pages, and a wide variety of masters for projects! Photos and drawings help illustrate the directions for completing the 50 activities. Choose the projects that work best for your family! Five "Project Days" are built into the schedule to help allow for extra time to complete outstanding projects.

Also included are teacher helps, resource lists, teacher keys, and a "guide-at-a-glance." This one-page guide will allow the teacher to see the whole schedule of upcoming topics and projects on one page. Tastefully laid out for inclusion in your three-ring binder, this unit study will give both the teacher and students a thorough, exciting adventure into the past!

Click on the image to the upper right to see what you can create with this CD!

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