World History – Middle Ages to American Revolution

Colonial Food and Games

Readings:

  • Chapter 2 of Hasty Pudding by Loretta Ichord
  • p.38-43 & 93-94 of Colonial Days by David King

Videos:

Time to Get Active!

Play a game of Jack Straws, Quoits, and Jacks.  You can find cheap sets at Target or the Dollar Store.  I often grab my favorites off Amazon:

You could also create your own sticks and use small items rather than jacks with a bouncy ball.

Enjoy some local homemade preserves after all your fun!