• GRADE 4

    Big Ideas:

    -How interdependence in Colonial America was essential to survival

    -How writers can portray life during Colonial America with historical accuracy

    Standards/Skills:

    -Describe characters, setting, and events in depth using text details

    -Determine main idea

    -Determine the meaning of words in a text

    -Interpret information presented through charts, graphs, timelines, and websites

    Texts:

    The New York Colony by Martin Hintz

    Our Strange New Land: Elizabeth's Jamestown Colony Diary by Patricia Hermes