Jamestown Arrives on Water Street!

We have been learning about Jamestown, Virginia and the 13 colonies in America. We have been working on structures and this was our chance to see how their homes were really built! We created scale models of dwellings like wigwams and long houses…we made them out of live sticks and twigs from our yard so they could bend into a curved shape for the right fashionable look. We made the animal skin look from grayish brown felt and cloth. We used Calico Critters in our Jamestown to show the Native Americans and the English settlers. Accessories needed!!! We had to get some furniture in there. We have lanterns and benches, hay bales, fires and an actual Plymouth Rock! Our Jamestown is pretty rockin’ awesome!!!!!


One thought on “Jamestown Arrives on Water Street!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s