By Verna Fisher
Taking younger readers on a trip again in time, this dynamic sequence showcases numerous features of colonial lifestyles. each one publication includes artistic illustrations, fascinating evidence, highlighted vocabulary phrases, end-of-book demanding situations, and sidebars that aid young children comprehend the diversities among smooth and colonial lifestyles and encourage them to visualize what it will were prefer to develop up in colonial the USA. The volumes during this sequence specialize in the colonists but additionally comprise correct information regarding local american citizens, delivering various views on lifestyles within the colonies. Covering all features of farm lifestyles in the course of colonial occasions, this e-book information way of life on a farm and compares farms around the nation. This hands-on historical past of pastoral lifestyles solutions questions comparable to What was once local American farming like? and What types of structures have been on colonial farms?
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Crop: a plant grown for food. dawn: first light in the morning. dusk: just before dark in the evening. graze: to eat grass in fields. hemp: a plant with strong fibers used to make baskets and rope. herb: a plant used to season food and for medicine. leather: a material made from the skin of an animal. livestock: farm animals raised for food and other products, or to do work. moccasin: a Native American shoe. New World: what settlers from Europe called America because it was new to them. oxen: cattle trained to do work, such as pull heavy loads.
Moccasin: a Native American shoe. New World: what settlers from Europe called America because it was new to them. oxen: cattle trained to do work, such as pull heavy loads. 25 pasture: grassy land where animals graze. plantation: a large farm in a hot climate. plow: to clear fields by breaking up the soil. post: a strong piece of wood stood straight up for support. preserve: to treat food so it can be stored without spoiling. Drying, salting, and freezing are ways to preserve food. privy: a small building away from a house.
Plow: to clear fields by breaking up the soil. post: a strong piece of wood stood straight up for support. preserve: to treat food so it can be stored without spoiling. Drying, salting, and freezing are ways to preserve food. privy: a small building away from a house. It has a seat with a hole in it built over a pit. quill: a large feather dipped in ink, to use as a pen. rural: in the country. sinew: a strong, thin band in an animal’s body. It connects bone to muscle and was used as cord or thread.
Colonial Farms by Verna Fisher