World History – Middle Ages to American Revolution

Life in the Thirteen Colonies

Let’s learn about life in the Thirteen Colonies…

Colonial Life


  • p.40-43 of The Thirteen Colonies by Brendan January
  • p.21-43 of Colonial Life by Brendan January
  • Colonial Times from A to Z by Bobbie Kalman


Internet Activities:

Colonial Williamsburg offers a very interactive website for children.  Explore the games, activities, and stories shared there.

Thirteen Colonies Evaluation:

I used a worksheet from Teachers Pay Teachers which was free to download to test my students’ knowledge of the location of the original thirteen colonies.

Independent Reading: