America's Early Communities

Unit 2: America's Early Communities

Publisher Links and Websites

Mr. Nussbaum - 13 Colonies and Founding Fathers Mr. Nussbaum - Presidents page Mr. Nussbaum - D.C. landmarks Explore the States Fact Monster
Navajo Sand Painting Navajo Sand Painting The Making of a Yurok Canoe- PDF Yurok canoe photo America's Story
Navajo Thunder Song Navajo Sand Painting Four Corners photo Four Corners Park Slideshows Navajo Weaving
Longhouse information Pottery Process The Kumeyaay Indians Kumeyaay Arts and Tools Kumeyaay Clothing
Kumeyaay Daily Life Kumeyaay - Cabrillo Kumeyaay - Cabrillo II Kumeyaay - Cabrillo III Why Story: Man Finds Wife
Why Story: Bear Has No Tail Chapter 3: Old and New Communities e-word game Chapter 4: Communities in History e-word game Weekly Reader articles - Unit 2: Jewel of the Missions, A National Historic Landmark, Architectural Influences


People of the Southwest 1:49 Native Americans: The First People (Southwest) 3:21 People of the California Inter-Mountain Region 2:26 People of the Southeast 2:24 People of the Northwest 1:51
Declaration of Independence 5:38 Native Americans: Eastern Woodlands 4:28 The Eastern Woodlands People 2:07 Native Americans: People of the Forest 29:22 The Cherokee Trail of Tears 5:25
Benjamin Franklin 11:07 Ssshhh We're Writing the Constitution 31:00 Early Spanish Explorers: Columbus 1:10 Where Do You Think You're Going Christopher Columbus? 31:40
The Expedition of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo 1:52