This Dutch map, made about 1655, shows eastern North America from what is now Canada to Virginia.
Grade Range: 5-8
Resource Type(s): Interactives & Media, Worksheets
Duration: 20 minutes
Date Posted: 11/19/2010
In this episode of the History Explorer podcast series, curator Rayna Green discusses the history of Thanksgiving, American Indian foodways, and what how and what we eat can teach us about American history. The teacher guide includes discussion questions and a student worksheet.
United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)
2: How political, religious, and social institutions emerged in the English colonies
3: How the values and institutions of European economic life took root in the colonies, and how slavery reshaped European and African life in the America