Colonial America U.S. History Interactive Notebook


Subject: Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grade Levels: 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Resource Type: Printables, Scaffolded Notes, Interactive Notebooks
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Number of Pages: 104
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Colonial America Interactive Notebook Unit
This is a complete interactive notebook unit with assessments for the Colonial time period in the United States. Activities including graphic organizers, maps, and other interactive pieces. The interactivities are created to support students’ reading skills. The guiding questions and topics provided help students to determine which facts are main ideas. There are 40+ pages of activities, plus a complete answer key.

I teach 5th grade in Florida, and we use McGraw-Hill United States History. This product coordinates with that textbook, however everything in this product can be used with another textbook. This resource is the work of Amy Mezni. No approval by McGraw-Hill is intended or implied.

Topics covered in this product include:

– Essential Questions Prompts
– Early English Settlements
– Compare and Contrast Activities
– Vocabulary
– New England, Middle Colonies, and Southern Colonies Chart & Map
– The Puritans
– King Philip’s War
– Buy a House Activity
– Vocabulary
– Choose a Colony Activity
– Life in the Colonies Activity
– Governing the 13 Colonies
– Comparing Colonial Governments to Today’s Governments Activity
– Market Economy Activity
– Economies of the 13 Colonies
– Trade between Colonists and Native Americans Activities
– Daily Life in the 13 Colonies
– Benjamin Franklin
– Education in the 13 Colonies
– Recreation in the 13 Colonies
– Introduction of Slavery – Cause & Effect Activity & Sequencing Activity
– Triangular Trade Routes Activity, plus map of Africa and Europe
– Rise of Slavery in the 13 Colonies – Cause & Effect Activity
– Slavery’s Role and Impact in the 13 Colonies
– Enslaved Africans’ Effect on American Culture
– Vocabulary Flashcards
– Quiz & Chapter Test

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If you need the other chapters for United States history for 4th-5th grade social studies, please see:
United States Geography Interactive Notebook 4th- 5th Grade .

Native Americans Interactive Notebook 4th – 5th Grade

Interactive Notebook Explorers & Exploration

Colonial America Interactive Notebook 5th Grade Coordinates w McGrawHill

American Revolution Interactive Notebook

US Government Civics Interactive Notebook 5th Grade

Westward Movement Interactive Notebook 5th Grade

United States History Social Studies Interactive Notebook BUNDLE

If you are interested in having a full year of social studies INBs, please see my bundle. These units cover the Florida standards for 5th grade social studies, which is basically U.S. Geography and U.S. History through Westward Expansion.
The bundle is a savings of 20% off the individual purchase price for the 7 units.

United States History Interactive Notebook Social Studies Bundle

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