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Denise Frias

Life in the Colonies - Early America

Grades: 5th Grade
Subjects: History

Student Instructions

Build a Colony in the location of your choice. Make a blueprint of the colony that includes the following information: Geographical location, businesses, ( how the colonists will make money), living spaces (homes, schools, churches), how the colonists grew their food, (farms), and any other details that match a typical colony in the location you chose within the 13 original colonies. Include a written summary explaining how your colony operates.