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Come to My Colony!   Tags: 13 colonies, 7th grade, early colonists  

7th grade Social Studies
Last Updated: Oct 12, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Book Notesheet

Go here for the LCJSMS catalog.


eBook Notesheet

EBSCO K-8 eBook collection



Use a Full Text Database Notesheet for these sources.
Fact Cite: Search your colony, ex. Colonial Connecticut, and find articles that include primary source documents as well as a lot of the information you need for your advertisement.
TrueFlix: Use this database to watch short videos and read eBooks about the 13 Colonies. Select the 13 Colonies Link. 
Cavendish Square Digital: Search the name of your colony

Infobase Learning Databases: 

Search biographies of famous Americans and documents relating to American history.


General Encyclopedia Databases

***These databases will have articles on the 13 colonies as a whole, so search 13 (or Thirteen) Colonies***

Encyclopedia Britannica Online School Edition: Choose between three different levels of encyclopedias.


Grolier Online: Use a variety of general and subject encyclopedias, including Encyclopedia Americana, New Book of Knowledge, New Book of Popular Science, and Lands and Peoples. This source even includes a Spanish-language encyclopedia, Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre en Linea.

World Book:  A general encyclopedia source with many articles to help you with your research. World Book also includes a Spanish-language encyclopedia.



English Colony Project Paper


Map of 13 Colonies


Colonial Advertisement


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