Colonial America Timeline

This is a section from the Jefferson County School System website that contains a PowerPoint presentation of the timeline of Colonial America. At the end of the PowerPonint, there are links to multiple lesson plans. The Colonial America Timeline lesson has great writing across the curriculum assignments that direct students to visit websites and read historical documents from that period of American literature.

Standards & Objectives

Academic standards
CLE 3003.3.1
Write in a variety of modes, with particular emphasis on persuasion, for different purposes and audiences.
CLE 3003.4.2
Gather relevant information from a variety of print and electronic sources, as well as from direct observation, interviews, and surveys.
CLE 3003.6.1
Comprehend and summarize the main ideas of complex informational texts and determine the essential elements that elaborate them.
CLE 3003.8.1
Demonstrate knowledge of significant works of American literature from the colonial period to the present and make relevant comparisons.
CLE 3003.8.4
Analyze works of American literature for what is suggested about the historical period in which they were written.
 
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Lesson Variations

Blooms taxonomy level: 
Understanding

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