By (author) Verna Fisher
Colonial Farms by Verna Fisher
Book DescriptionTaking young readers on a journey back in time, this dynamic series showcases various aspects of colonial life. Each book contains creative illustrations, interesting facts, highlighted vocabulary words, end-of-book challenges, and sidebars that help children understand the differences between modern and colonial life and inspire them to imagine what it would have been like to grow up in colonial America. The volumes in this series focus on the colonists but also include relevant information about Native Americans, offering a variety of perspectives on life in the colonies. Covering all aspects of farm life during colonial times, this book details daily life on a farm and compares farms across the country. This hands-on history of pastoral life answers questions such as What was Native American farming like? and What kinds of buildings were on colonial farms?
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781936313594
Classification: History & the past: general interest (Children's / Teenage) , Educational: History , People & places (Children's / Teenage)
Format: Hardback (228mm x 152mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Nomad Press
Publisher: Nomad Press
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2011
Country of Publication: United States
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Presents history of America's early settlers and their brave journey. This title provides a kid-focused approach to learning answers to questions such as: what were colonial houses like; what did the colonists eat; and, was there really a Thanksgiving feast between Native Americans and the Pilgrims.
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Author Biography - Verna Fisher
Verna Fisher is the author of "Colonial Clothes," "Colonial Food," "Colonial Homes," and "Colonial Jobs" and has written more than 100 regional, national, and online magazine articles focusing on children, education, and Native American topics. She lives in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
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