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& American history notes

Science, scientists, inventions, discoveries Artist and Composer Studies (with optional art activities) Videos (Netflix, YouTube, Google video, library, Discovery Streaming, etc. with an emphasis on Netflix)
 If a link is dead, you might want to do a Google video search for it.
Printables and Activities (Crafts, recipes, etc.) that are not a part of the art/music study Websites / Online stuff (except for videos which are listed in the videos column)
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1600

 

The World of Captain John Smith

The World of Captain John Smith

p. 95 Akbar of India
p. 102 Mr. Pilot in Japan
p. 107 Entrance to China
p. 113 Sun, Moon, Stars
p. 116 A Star Gazer - Tycho Brahe
p. 120 Gustav Adolf
p. 124 John Smith - Sightseer in Italy
p. 126 Galileo
p. 131 A Royal Wedding

p. 134 Grand Opera

Story of the World
Chapter 1
A World of Empires


   

A History of Us
HUS Book 1 Chapter 39 The End: Keep Reading (Wrapping up Book 1 and heading into the 1600’s)

American Heritage

Volume 1 of The American Heritage New Illustrated History of the United States *Note: I have this set of books. You can get it on Amazon, however, it's really just an "extra" and not needed.

p. 37-48 Colonies for All
william harveyWilliam Harvey,: Trailblazer of scientific medicine (Immortals of science) (Open Library)

*Baroque period begins
1600-1750

Millenium 17th Century

 

Intellego Unit Studies: Baroque (have at home)This is a freebie I got - I wouldn't personally purchase it.

 

Map Trek
Map Trek Medieval World
Map assignment: The Reformation c. 1600

Map Trek
Map Trek US Edition 1
Map assignment: North American c. 1600

or

Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: North America c. 1600

Tudor family tree printable

Religions in Europe in 1600 interactive map

New Spain c. 1600 interactive map
1601

The Shakespeare StealerThe Shakespeare Stealer

(Open Library)
                   
1602                      
1603

The Samurai's TaleThe Samurai's Tale 960 L

library

I really liked this book, but Otter didn't so we didn't finish it.

Mystery of History Volume 3MOH Lesson 50

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 136 John Smith and the "Terrible Turks"
p. 139 John Smith Slave
p. 143 Cervantes and Don Quixote
p. 144 Boris Godunov
p. 150 The Queen is Dead
p. 151 King James I
p. 153 The Globe Theater
p. 156 Ben Jonson
p. 159 Sir Walter Raleigh - A Prisoner

Story of the WorldChapter 5 Warlords of Japan          

Secrets of the Samurai SwordNova: Secrets of the Samurai Sword
Amazon

Japan Memoirs of a Secret Empire

Time Warp Trio: Sam Samurai (set in 1600)
Otter’s rating 5 stars

 

Horrible Histories: Surprising Samurai (set in 1620)

Otter's rating: 5 stars
   
1604  

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 162 Sir Francis Bacon
p. 166 The King James Bible

Story of the WorldChapter 3
(part 1) James, King of 2 Countries
 

Jacobean Era 1603-1625

Stuart Period 1603-1714

The Story of LibertyChapter 32 James I 1602-1625
      Gunpowder, Treason and Plot: James    
1605

Don QuixoteDon Quixote (Candlewick Illustrated Classic)
(or any other version for children) Library
or

Don Quixote910 L (have)

Mystery of History Volume 3MOH Lesson 51

MOH Lesson 52

MOH Lesson 53

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 170 Guy Fawkes and the Gundpowder Plot
p. 192 Off to Virginia

     

Adventure TalesAdventure Tales Vol. 1:
p. 35 Section on King James I

   

MonarchyMonarchy: The Stuart Succession

Netflix streaming
  Horrible Histories Magazine: The Slimy Stuarts
1606                      
1607

Jamestown JourneyJamestown Journey (Chester the Crab) (Comix With Content) This is a great series of comic books.
Otter's rating 5 stars

Blood on the River
Blood on the River: James Town 1607 Library
820 L

Written in Bone      
Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland  library

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 54

The World of Captain John Smith

The World of Captain John Smith

p. 173 A Meeting in Scrooby Village
p. 177 A Frenchman Reports on New Spain
p. 196 New France: The First Colony
p. 203 The Great Chief Powhatan
p. 206 John Smith - At Jamestown
p. 210 A Compass
p. 212 Pocahontas and John Smith
p. 217 John Smith Draws a Map of Virginia

Story of the WorldChapter 3
(part 2) King James Town
 

The Story of LibertyChapter 29 (2nd portion) John Smith

*Virginia colony was established to expand trade by John Smith

Adventure TalesAdventure Tales Vol. 1:
p. 34 English or British?

A History of UsHUS Book 2
Intro (Section on Thomas Morton & Bradford) & then read the preface &

Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5
   


Nightmare in JamestownNightmare in Jamestown Free on Snagfilms
Netflix streaming
Amazon
Otter’s rating 5 stars

The New World

The New World
Netflix

Amazon Instant Video

Time TravelersTime Travelers New World Explorers Have at home

  • lesson 17 (if not already completed)

Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: James Towne

or

Map Trek
Map Trek US Edition 1
Map assignment: James Towne

 

Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: The Original 13 Colonies - Fill this in map as you learn about the individual colonies or fill it out now to reference it as you go along.

or

Map Trek Us Edition 1 (same assignment)

 
1608  

Mystery of History Volume 3MOH Lesson 55

MOH Lesson 56

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 219 "Half Moon" on the Hudson River
p. 235 A Synagogue in Amsterdam

Story of the WorldChapter 4 Searching for the Northwest Passage     A History of UsHUS Book 1 Chapter 34 New France (Champlain and the founding of Quebec) – the purple section “Traveling by Canoe” is scheduled in 1673    

Conquest of America

Conquest of America (History Channel)

Time TravelersTime Travelers New World Explorers Have at home

  • lesson 18
Interactive Explorer’s Map
1609

Beyond the Sea of IceBeyond the Sea of Ice: The Voyages of Henry Hudson (Great Explorers) Library
870 L

River of Dreams
River of Dreams: The Story of the Hudson River (Picture book) Library
Otter’s rating 3 stars

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 182 Santa Fe, New Mexico

p. 223 French and Indians on Lake Champlain
President John Smith

p. 242 The Telescope
   

The Story of LibertyChapter 30 The Half Moon
Henry Hudson 1609

A History of UsHUS Book 2
Chapter 6 The Starving Time

Chapter 24 What's a Colony (and sidebar about Hudson)

   

The Last Voyage of Henry Hudson
Otter's rating: 4 stars

Otter remarked how the filmmakers used a toy boat instead of a full size one. He thought that was interesting.
   
1610

 

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

Starvation and Shipwreck
Tobacco to the Rescue

p. 243 Galileo and the Planets

Henry IV is Dead
     

A History of UsHUS Book 1 Chapter 28 A Place Called Santa Fe

      Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: Renaissance Italy 1600's (optional - maybe after reading about Galileo)
 
1611                      
1612                      
1613  

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

At Home in Leyden

p. 260 The Royal Couple
King Gustav Adolf

Russia's New Tsar - Michael Romanov
              Map Trek
Map Trek Medieval World
Map assignment: The Expansion of Russia (Do after reading the section about the Romanov's in The World of Capt. John Smith)
 
1614

PocahontasPocahontas

or any other Pocahontas book

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 57

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 258 Pocahontas is Married

p. 269 The Naming of New England
     

A History of UsHUS Book 2

Chapter 7 A Lord, A Hurricane, A Wedding
   

PochahontasAnimated Hero Classics: Pocahontas

Captain John Smith and Pocahontas (free at HULU)

Biography: Pocahontas: Ambassador to the New World (HULU)

Pocahontas Revealed
Nova: Pocahontas Revealed
Netflix

Amazon
   
1615  

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 254 French Missionaries in Canada
     

A History of UsHUS Book 2

Chapter 8 A Share in America
         
1616  

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

Galileo in Rome

p. 274 In Memory of Shakespeare
p. 278 Pocahontas in England
p. 281 The Law Vs. The King?

p. 283 Raleigh's Last Adventure
                 
1617  

*30 Years War

Mystery of History Volume 3

Lesson 58

The World of Captain John Smith

The World of Captain John Smith

p. 319 Of Kings and Brides

Story of the WorldChapter 9 The Western War

SOTW explains the 30 Years War much better than MOH, in my opinon. This is one example of why I like using 2 different main spine books.

We did the map in the SOTW Activity book and also made the Swedish Apple Cake recipe.
Otter's rating: 5 stars

           

Map Trek
Map Trek Medieval World
Map assignment: The Netherlands c. 1550-1672

 

 

 
1618                   Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: The Thirty Year's War
 
1619  

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 286 The House of Burgesses

p. 290 Servants and Slaves
Story of the WorldChapter 10
(part 1 ) Far East of Europe: Japan’s Isolation
   

A History of UsHUS Book 2
Chapter 9 Jamestown Makes It
Chapter 10 1619-A Big Year

         
1620

Stories of the PilgrimsStories of the Pilgrims
Otter’s rating 5 stars
We have this book at home and have read it several times over the years since the big kids were small. Even though it's intended for a younger audience, Otter still enjoyed it and learned a lot as it really does a good job personalizing the story of the Pilgrims. Even I learned a bit from it.

Myles Standish

The Adventurous Life of Myles Standish and the Amazing-but-True Survival Story of Plymouth Colony Otter's rating: 5 stars

The Mayflower
The Mayflower & the Pilgrims' New World library

Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 59

 

The World of Captain John Smith

The World of Captain John Smith
p. 293 The Knew That They Were Pilgrims
p. 297 John Smith, Unhappy Admiral
p. 303 The Mayflower Sails
p. 309 Anchored at Plymoth (Mayflower Compact)
p. 312 Indians and Thanksgiving

p. 316 Trouble in Bohemia

Story of the WorldChapter 6 New Colonies in the New World

Courage and ConvictionThe Settling of America
p. 173-175
William Bradford

p. 177-194

The Story of LibertyChapter 31 Strangers and Pilgrims

 

*Massachusetts Colony was established in 1620 by John Carver and William Bradford for religious freedom

*New Hampshire was established in 1620 by Ferdinando Gorges and John Mason for profit from trade and fishing

American Heritage

Volume 1 of The American Heritage New Illustrated History of the United States


p. 49-61 The Pilgrim's Europe

p. 63-81 The English Colonies

A History of Us

HUS Book 2
Chapter 13 The Mayflower
Chapter 14 Pilgrims, Indians and Puritans

  Famous artists lapbook p. 8 (tri-fold) Anthony van Dyck

First ThanksgivingAnimated Hero Classics: William Bradford and the First Thanksgiving

 

Dear America: A Journey to the New World

PBS American Experience: We Shall Remain: After the Mayflower

Desparate Crossing
Desperate Crossing: The Untold Story of the Mayflower

Squanto
Squanto: A Warrior’s Tale (not accurate though!)
Netflix
Amazon Instant Video

BrainPOP

Thanksgiving

Interactive Maps
Interactive 3-D Maps: American History

p. 34 Voyage of the Mayflower

Mayflower notebooking pages

Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: Plymouth Colony 1600's

or


Map Trek US Edition 1
Map assignment: Europeans Settle in N. America

&

Plymouth Colony 1600's

 

You Are There: The Mayflower

Focus on the Family Radio Drama: Squanto: A Thanksgiving Drama
Part 1
Part 2

Plimoth Plantation Virtual Field Trips
1621

Colonial Living
Colonial Living A detailed book about the day to day things and tasks of colonial life – a good reference book
Library

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 60            

Colonial House
PBS Colonial House (preview for comments about s*x, homosexuality and skinny dipping)
Otter’s rating 2 stars
Mom's rating: 4.5 stars

My other two children really enjoyed this DVD when it first came out. I guess Otter just had to be different!

We Shall Remain

We Shall Remain part 1: After the Mayflower (free online)
Amazon Instant Video

Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: Native American Tribal Groups 1600-1850

or

Map Trek Us Edition 1 (same assignment)

Colonial House Interactive History
1622  

The World of Captain John Smith

The World of Captain John Smith

p. 321 Massacres: Indian and White

p. 325 Hugo Grotius
     

A History of UsHUS Book 2
Chapter 11 Indians vs. Colonists

Chapter 12 Massacre in Virginia, Poverty in England
         
1623  

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 330 A Painter Goes to Paris (Rubens)
         

Discovering Great Artists
p. 27 Rubens 1577-1640
Painted Self Portrait 1623

Famous artists lapbook p. 14 (minibook) Rubens

ACHOA: Painting Chapter 16: Flemings (Van Eyck and Rubens)

     
1624           *New York colony was established by Dutch settlers to expand trade          
1625

Charles ICharles I (Classic Reprint)
Free at the Baldwin Project
Free at Google Books

This may be a little dry for some, but if you want to know more about Charles, it does have some interesting parts and you can't beat the price (FREE)!

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 332 Buckingham Finds a Bride for Charles
p. 334 Enter Cardinal Richelieu
p. 338 Broken Promises

   

Caroline Era 1625-1642

Young Folk's History of England

Chapter 33 Charles I 1625-1649

Adventure TalesAdventure Tales Vol. 1:
p. 35 Section on King Charles I

   

Charles I

 

Horrible Histories King Charles I Wedding

Otter’s rating 5 stars

 
1626                 Early Settlers of New England (Salem 1626-1629)    
1627  

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 340 La Rochelle and the Huguenots

p. 360  In and Out for Christian IV
     

Volume 2 of The American Heritage New Illustrated History of the United States

p. 95-108 The Colonies Grow
         
1628  

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 343 New France Again

p. 363 John Winthrop of Groton Manor
                 
1629  

The World of Captain John Smith
The World of Captain John Smith

p. 367 Neighbors: New Amsterdam and Plymoth
p. 372 Velazquez
p. 384 Plans for Massachusetts
p. 387 John Smith is Not Invited

p. 389 Governor Winthrop
     

Volume 2 of The American Heritage New Illustrated History of the United States

p. 171-178 The Pilgrim and Puritan Fathers

A History of UsHUS Book 2

Chapter 15 Puritans, Puritans and More Puritans
         
1630                      
1631  

The World of Captain John Smith
p. 380 Gustav Adolph

p. 393 Pilgrims and Puritans

p. 399 The Bell Tolls
                 
1632

Taj MahalTaj Mahal
1632 (library)

Galileo's Daughter
Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love

For ME, not for kids

Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 63

The World of Captain John Smith

The World of Captain John Smith
p. 347 On the Way to China
p. 354  Inside the Great Wall

p. 357 Japan's Closing Door
The Story of the World
Book 2 Chapter 37 (part 2) Galileo’s Strange Notions
     

The Picture History of Great Inventorsp. 20-21 Galileo Galilei 1564-1642

Galileo
Along Came Galileo (order)

Or
Starry Messenger
Starry Messenger: Galileo Galilei Have at home (picture book)

Diego VelazquezDiego Velazquez

ACHOA: Architecture Chapter 18: Open Sesame (Alhambra 1300’s-1527, Taj Mahal 1632-1653)

Animated Hero Classics
Animated Hero Classics: Galileo

The Medici
The Medici: Power vs. Truth (PBS)  
Giorgio Vasari writes a book to define the Renaissance; Galileo pursues his scientific studies with the support of the Medici family.
Netflix streaming
Amazon Instant Video

BrainPOP

Galileo Galilei


Galileo notebooking pages  
1633  

Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 64

The World of Captain John Smith

The World of Captain John Smith

p. 376 Galileo's Final Visit to Rome

            A History of Britain: The British Wars 1603-1649    
1634  

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 65

     

*Maryland colony was established by Cecil Calvert to sell land and also for religious freedom

A History of Us

HUS Book 2

Chapter 30 Maryland's Form of Toleration
 

Discovering Great Artistsp. 28, 29 Rembrandt 1606-1669
Painted Abraham and Isaac in 1634

 

Famous artists lapbook p. 9 (cross minibook) Rembrandt

Rembrandt
Rembrandt (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists) Library
720 L

ACHOA: Painting Chapter 17: Two Dutchmen (Hals 1580-1666 and Rembrandt 1606-1669)

Horrible Histories: King Charles I Punishments

Otter’s rating 5 stars

Inside scoop: Rembrandt

 

 

 
1635           * Connecticut colony was established by Thomas Hooker for profit from fur trade, farming, and religious/political freedom          
1636          

*Rhode Island colony was established by Roger Williams for religious freedom

* Pequot War - 1636-1637

A History of Us

HUS Book 2
Chapter 16 Of Towns and Schools and Sermons

Chapter 17 Roger Williams
         
1637          

A History of UsHUS Book 2

Chapter 18 "Woman, Hold Your Tongue" (Anne Hutchinson)
         
1638

The Puritan TwinsThe Puritan Twins
Free at Google Books
Otter's rating: 5 stars

Note: There are some outdated references to a black child (slave) in the story like n*gger and blackamoor, etc.

       

*Delaware colony was established by Swedish settlers to expand trade

*New Jersey colony was established by John Berkeley and George Carteret for profit from selling land
      Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: Puritan England
 
1639  

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 66

     

*Connecticut was established by Thomas Hooker in 1639 for freedom and financial opportunities

A History of UsHUS Book 2

Chapter 21 Connecticut, New Hampshire and Maine
         
1640                      
1641

The Whipping BoyThe Whipping Boy

Library (also audio book)

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 67

    Young Folk's History of EnglandChapter 34 The Long Parliament 1641-1649

 

    Prince Brat and the Whipping boyPrince Brat & The Whipping Boy    
1642

The Scarlett Letter
The Scarlet Letter (free for Kindle)

Set in 17th-century Puritan Salem, Massachusetts during the years 1642 to 1649

*Due to the adult themes, I only recommend this for older students.

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 68

*The English Civil Wars 1642-1651 was between the Royalists (Cavaliers) led by King Charles I and Parlimentarians (Roundheads)
           

The Scarlett Letter

The Scarlett Letter

1934 version at Netflix
   
1643                      
1644                      
1645  

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 69

        Robert BoyleRobert Boyle: Trailblazer of Science  Order        
1646                      
1647                      
1648  

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 70

         

Famous artists lapbook p. 10 (matchbook) Vermeer

ACHOA: Painting Chapter 19: Forgotten and Discovered (Vermeer)
  Vermeer notebooking pages Dutch Dollhouse (Shockwave interactive art activity inspired by the art of Vermeer and others)
1649

John Winthrop, Oliver Cromwell, and the Land of PromiseJohn Winthrop, Oliver Cromwell, and the Land of Promise

(Older students -preview for inappropriate material) Library
 

Story of the WorldChapter 12 (part 1 and 2)
Charles Loses His Head (1649)

Cromwell’s Protectorate
 

Young Folk's History of EnglandChapter 35 Death of Charles I 1649-1651

 

The COMMON-WEALTH 1649-1660

Young Folk's History of England
Chapter 36 Oliver Cromwell 1649-1660

A History of UsHUS Book 2

Chapter 27 Cromwell and Charles
  ACHOA: Architecture Chapter 23: Breaking Rules (Baroque, Santa Maria della Salute)

CromwellCromwell

To Kill a King
To Kill a King – 1645
Netflix streaming

A History of Britain: Revolutions 1649-1689

Monarchy
Monarchy: Cromwell The King Killer

Netflix streaming

The English Civil War - Oliver Cromwell

 

Oliver Cromwell notebooking pages

 

 
1650                 Horrible History Slimy Stuarts YouTube Playlist
Otter's rating: 5 stars
There's a mix of Charles I, Charles II and Cromwell videos in this playlist. They are fun!
   
1651                      
1652                      
1653                      
1654  

Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 71

        The Picture History of Great Inventors
p. 22 Blaise Pascal 1623-1662
       
1655

Terror of the Spanish Main
Terror of the Spanish Main: Sir Henry Morgan and His Buccaneers

Library
            Vermeer
Johannes Vermeer 

 

   
1656             The Picture History of Great Inventors
p. 19 Christiaan Huygens 1629-1695
       
1657                      
1658         Richard Cromwell

3 September 1658
– 7 May 1659
           
1659

The Hangman's DaughgterThe Hangman's Daughter

For ME, not for Otter
                   
1660      

Courage and ConvictionSamuel Rutherford

p. 195-208

House of Stuart Restored

Young Folk's History of England

Chapter 37 Charles II 1660-1685

Adventure TalesAdventure Tales Vol. 1:

p. 36 part about King Charles II

A History of Us

HUS Book 2

Chapter 19 Statues on the Common
   

Charles II

Charles II
Charles II: The Power & the Passion (preview)

Monarchy
Monarchy: The Return of the King

Horrible Histories - Charles II: King of Bling

Otter’s rating 5 stars

Horrible Histories Oliver Cromwell and Charles the 2nd

Otter’s rating 5 stars

Horrible Histories Charles II meets the man who tries to steal the crown jewels

Otter’s rating 5 stars

Map Trek
Map Trek Medieval World
Map assignment: The Expansion of Sweden c. 1660
 
1661

Charles the Second of EnglandHistory of King Charles the Second of England (Free Kindle edition)
Free at Google Books
Free at the Baldwin Project
Here's another biography by Jacob Abbott. Some kids may find it dry, but for those who would really like to know more about Charles II, it's listed here.

Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 72

Lesson 73

Story of the World
Chapter 13 The Sun King
    *North Carolina colony was established (1660's) by a group of 8 aristocrats for profit from trade and selling land          
1662   Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 74
Story of the World
Chapter 10
(part 2) The Rise of the Manchu
               
1663                

Three Musketeers

Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers(Disney) Set in the 17th century – no particular date
Otter's rating: 5 stars

Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: Restoration Colonies 1663

or

Map Trek Us Edition 1 (same assignment)

 
1664          

A History of Us

HUS Book 2
Chapter 25 Silvernails and Big Tub

Chapter 26 West to Jersey
   

 

   
1665                

Girl with a pearl earringGirl with a Pearl Earring
*for adults

Netflix
   
1666

Great Fire Of London: Great Events

Great Fire Of London: Great Events

This is a heavily illustrated book that's a quick read. I had Otter read it and then re-write it in his own words. The Kindle version's illustrations are in black and white.

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 75

Story of the WorldChapter 12 (part 3) The Great Fire of London

Duncan's WarDuncan's War (Crown and Covenant #1)

   

The Picture History of Great Inventorsp. 23 Isaac Newton 1642-1727

Isaac Newton and the Laws of Motion
Isaac Newton and the Laws of Motion (Inventions and Discovery series) Order

or

The Ocean of Truth
The Ocean Of Truth: The Story Of Sir Isaac Newton *Christian book
Order

 

Isaac Newton
A&E Sir Isaac Newton: The Gravity of Genius
Amazon

Newton's Dark Secrets
Nova: Newton’s Dark Secrets
Netflix
Online at PBS for free
Otter's rating: 5 stars

BrainPOP
Isaac Newton

The Great Fire of London Playmobil video

Otter's rating: 3 stars

Great Fire of London The Untold Story
5 stars

Great Fire of London game  
1667

Hasty PuddingHasty Pudding, Johnnycakes, and Other Good Stuff: Cooking in Colonial America Library

Otter's rating: 5 stars

Little Pilgrim's Progress

Little Pilgrim's Progress: From John Bunyan's Classic
Otter's rating: 5 stars
This story is adapted for children from John Bunyan's classic

Mystery of History Volume 3Lesson 76

Story of the WorldChapter 15 (part 1 and 2) Metacom’s War (King Phillip’s War)

Louis XIV Saves New France
Trial and TriumphJohn Bunyan Happy Pilgrim 1628-1688        

Puritan Family of New England

John BunyanTorchlighters: The John Bunyan Story Amazon rental or purchase

   
1668

Despite All ObstaclesDespite All Obstacles: La Salle and the Conquest of the Mississippi (Great Explorers)
1668/1678
980 L

library
                  Interactive Explorer’s Map
1669          

*South Carolina colony was established by a group of 8 aristocrats for profit from trade and selling land

A History of Us

HUS Book 2

Chapter 35 South Carolina, Riches, Rice, Slaves
         
1670                      
1671       Trial and TriumphRichard Cameron Lion of the Covenant 1644-1680        

Vatel(Not for the kids)
Vatel
Amazon

1671 (Library)
   
1672                      
1673           A History of Us
HUS Book 1 Chapter 34 (purple section “Traveling by Canoe and Portage”) Jacques Marquette, La Salle
   

The First ChurchillsThe First Churchills (during King Charles II’s reign and beyond)– schedule series out if interested
Netflix streaming

Amazon Instant Video

Interactive Maps
Interactive 3-D Maps: American History

p. 22 The French Explore America (Marquette and Joliet portion)
 
1674                      
1675      

Courage and ConvictionJohn Eliot

p. 227-244
 

A History of Us
HUS Book 2

Chapter 22 King Philip's War
     

Map Trek
Map Trek New World
Map assignment: King Philip's War 1675-1676

or

Map Trek Us Edition 1 (same assignment)

 
1676          

A History of Us
HUS Book 2

Chapter 23 The Indians Win This One
The Picture History of Great Inventors
p. 24 Antoine van Leeuwenhock 1632-1723
       
1677      

Courage and Conviction
Confessions
p. 209-211
John Bunyan

p. 213-225
             
1678                      
1679                      
1680                      
1681

The World of William Penn
The World of William Penn

library
Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 77
 

Trial and Triumph
Chapter 15 (part 3) William Penn’s Holy Experiment

Courage and Conviction

Other Reformation Christians
p. 245-248
Enlightenment and Awakening

p. 249-251
 

A History of Us
HUS Book 2

Chapter 28 William the Wise
   

 

Time Travelers Colonial Life

Time Travelers Colonial Life

(I plan on using this leisurely.) order

 

 
1682

Peter the Great
Peter the Great

1682 (Have at home)
850 L

       

*Pennsylvania colony was established by William Penn for profit from selling land and religious freedom

Adventure Tales

Adventure Tales Vol. 1:
p. 30-32
French Exploration (covers many time periods)

   

Horrible Histories: Royal Pain

Time Warp Trio: What’s So Great About Peter

Peter the Great
Peter the Great notebooking pages Horrible Histories Magazine: The Bizarre Tsars (part 2)
1683   Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 78
Story of the World
Chapter 7 The Spread of Slavery
         

BrainPOP

Slavery

Interactive Maps

Interactive 3-D Maps: American History

p. 40 Slave ships cross the Atlantic

Triangular trade interactive map

1684                      
1685      

Trial and Triumph

The Two Margarets The Solway Martyrs

1685
Young Folk's History of England
Chapter 38 James II 1685-1688

Adventure TalesAdventure Tales Vol. 1:

p. 36 part about King James II
         
1686

This book is about Huguenots:

Escape Across the Wide Sea

Escape Across the Wide Sea
    The Escape
The Escape: The Adventures of Three Huguenot Children Fleeing Persecution
(Have at home)
Preview
          Escape Across the Sea notebooking pages  
1687

The Witch of Blackbird Pond
The Witch of Blackbird Pond 1687
850 L

Have at home (also audio book at library)
       

A History of Us
HUS Book 2

Chapter 37 Royal Colonies and a No-Blood Revolution
    Monarchy
Monarchy: The Glorious Revolution
- 1688

The Witch of Blackbird Pond pages

Glencoe Literature Guide for Witch of Blackbird Pond

 
1688                      
1689  

Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 79

Lesson 80

Story of the World
Chapter 16 The Universal Laws of Newton and Locke
Scientific Farming

Chapter 21 (part 1) King William’s War 1689 (stop at the paragraph that starts “Four years later…”
  Young Folk's History of England
Chapter 39 William III and Mary II 1689-1702

Adventure Tales
Adventure Tales Vol. 1:

p. 36 part about King William III
         
1690

 

                   
1691                      
1692

Madeleine Takes Command
Madeleine Takes Command (Living History Library)

Read my review

The Salem Witch TrialsThe Salem Witch Trials: An Unsolved Mystery from History Library

A Break with Charity
A Break with Charity: A Story about the Salem Witch Trials

Witches: The absolutely true tale of disaster in Salem

Witches: The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in Salem
Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 81
     

A History of Us
HUS Book 2
Chapter 20 Of Witches and Dinosaurs

 

Handel
Handel at the Court of Kings
Reader
1685-1759

Have at home

Salem witch trialsSalem Witch Trials (T.V. 2 part mini-series)
Netflix streaming
Amazon

Salem witch trials
In Search of History: Salem Witch Trials
Netflix streaming

HORRIBLE HISTORIES - Witchfinders Direct
   
1693   Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 82
         

Vivaldi
I, Vivaldi
(about his childhood) Reader
1678-1741

library
     
1694                      
1695                      
1696   Mystery of History Volume 3
Lesson 83
Story of the World
Chapter 17 Russia Looks West
       

Bach
Sebastian Bach, The Boy from Thuringia
1685-1750
Reader

Have at home
     
1697                      
1698               ACHOA: Architecture Chapter 24: The English Renaissance (Palace of Whitehall 1530-1698 and St. Paul's Cathedral 600-1708)      
1699                      

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