Colonial History Games, Videos, Podcasts, & More!

December 6th, 2012 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »

Hi! It’s Thursday, December 6, 2012 and time for Social Sciences at ClickSchooling!

Recommended Website:

Colonial Willamsburg

Age Range: All (with parental supervision)

Did you ever wonder what life was really like in colonial days? Wonder no longer! At this Colonial Williamsburg Foundation website, students of all ages can enjoy games, interactives, and podcasts designed to help them learn about colonial history.

When you get to this massive site, you’ll see some highlighted features that change with the seasons. Currently, you’ll see fascinating podcasts about the history of fruitcakes, sugar cakes, and other holiday traditions. Use the horizontal menu at the top of the screen to explore:

*History – Read educational bios, essays, and articles on the everyday lives of extraordinary colonial Americans. Learn about the people, places, life, revolution, trades, clothing, and more.

*Multi-Media – Enjoy slideshows, videos, podcasts, audios, games and more on every aspect of colonial life.

*Kids – Play fun games themed around colonial America.

This site is a great way to introduce the history of colonial America and enhance any study of it.


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