American History Comes Alive in Ohio
Needham, Rosalind, Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences
Junior High Unit Spans Five Disciplines
A time of upheaval and innovation, the American Colonial Period (1600-1775) was marked by New World settlers' struggles to adapt to a life that lacked anything familiar or prefabricated. Despite the fact that many colonists left their homelands to escape economic, political, or religious conditions, they nevertheless brought with them their native traditions and attitudes. The art, literature, government, agriculture, and religion of the Colonial Period grew from a unique hybrid of the difficult conditions of the New World and the established thinking of the Old World. The period provides a rich opportunity to study the contributions of the …
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Publication information: Article title: American History Comes Alive in Ohio. Contributors: Needham, Rosalind - Author. Journal title: Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences. Volume: 96. Issue: 3 Publication date: September 2004. Page number: 72+. © American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences Apr 2008. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.