New Americans: Colonial Times, 1620-1689
Featuring several full-color maps and illustrations, this concise survey of early American history and colonization will help students gain a better understanding of this historical period. Children learn about the exploits of many famous explorers from Spain, England, France, and Holland who helped discover lands in the Americas and also about the settlements they often helped to establish. Considerable information is also provided about the relationship between the many Native American tribes and the colonists. Written in a clear and compelling manner, this non-consumable text helps students comprehend the struggles and joys of those groups who lived during the colonial period. Measures 9”x 11”. 48 pgs, pb. ~ Mike
This ongoing series introduces our country's history to young readers in an appealing picture-book format. Clear, simple texts combine with informative, accurate illustrations to help young people develop an understanding of America's past and present.
The New Americansis the story of the colonists -- the more than two hundred thousand new Americans -- who came over from Europe and struggled to build a home for themselves in a new world.