World History – Middle Ages to American Revolution

New Sweden

Come explore New Sweden with us!


  • p. 30 about Delaware in The Thirteen Colonies
  • p.19 about New Sweden/Delaware in The New Americans
  • p.25-26 about New Sweden in Colonial Living

Internet Exploration:

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This a great lesson to build a log cabin!  Here’s a few ways to do it:

Pretzel Log Cabin

Construction Paper Log Cabin

Rolled Paper Log Cabin

We didn’t have time to do this together, but if you have any of the materials already on hand, your kids will probably love creating a log cabin.


Independent Readings:

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