Colonial Jamestown (Explore Colonial America)
Readers of this exciting volume will be transported back to Colonial Jamestown, the first permanent English colony in North America. Through simple text and full-color images, students will experience the journey along with the colonists: the difficult voyage overseas, illness and starvation, uncertainty about the local American Indians, and the hard work that went into forming a successful colony.
From the Publisher:
A fascinating time in American history, the colonial days sparked legends, traditions, and forged a new nation. From the first Thanksgiving to the Boston Tea Party, young readers will develop a deeper appreciation for the events that led to the founding of America. - Supports social studies and history curricula - Full-color photos, maps, and illustrations give readers a glimpse into colonial life - Contains a timeline,glossary, index, and "Further Reading" section with books and websites