Jamestown : hands-on projects about one of America's first communities

by Quasha, Jennifer.

Format: Print Book 2001
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
Available (3)
Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Library of McKeesport - White Oak Children Non Fiction J 975.5 Qu28
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport - White Oak
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 975.5 Qu28
 
 
Penn Hills Library Juvenile j 745.5 QUA
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile
 
Call Number  j 745.5 QUA
 
 
Springdale Free Public Library Childrens Nonfiction C 975.54 QUAS
Location  Springdale Free Public Library
 
Collection  Childrens Nonfiction
 
Call Number  C 975.54 QUAS
 
 
Summary
In Great Social Studies Projects, history comes to life! Child-friendly hands-on projects with clear step-by-step, photo-illustrated instructions accompany informative, fact-filled text. With this series, information is immediately linked with hands-on projects, offering flexibility with regards to different learning styles, as well as immediate reinforcement of the information that is being presented. Utilizing listening skills, reading skills, cognitive ability, and creativity, Great Social Studies Projects will ensure that every child has a positive and fun learning experience.

On December 20, 1606, three ships set sail from England for America. The people onboard those ships would found Jamestown, America's first permanent English settlement. Readers will learn how to make their own hornbook and beeswax candles, among other projects, all of which are laid out simply and clearly with photo-illustrations.

Additional Information
Series Quasha, Jennifer. Great social studies projects.
Subjects Jamestown (Va.) -- History -- 17th century -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Jamestown (Va.) -- Social life and customs -- 17th century -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Jamestown (Va.) -- History -- 17th century.
Jamestown (Va.) -- Social life and customs -- 17th century.
Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Publisher New York :PowerKids Press,2001
Edition 1st ed.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 24 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
ISBN 0823957012 (alk. paper)
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