Grade 3 Resources

Colonial Greenwich Transdisciplinary Unit


Colonial Sites


Putnam Cottage
http://www.putnamcottage.org/

The Historical Society of The Town of Greenwich
- includes the Bush-Holley Historic Site
http://www.hstg.org

Hoyt Barnum House
http://www.stamfordhistory.org/hbh_tour.htm

Philipsburg Manor
http://www.hudsonvalley.org/content/view/14/254/

Old Sturbridge Village
http://www.osv.org/

Colonial Williamsburg
http://www.history.org/

Historical Information


Wikipedia History of Greenwich, CT
Contains some interesting information and photos, but please review information for accuracy and appropriate content before sharing with students.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Greenwich,_Connecticut

Colonial America
http://falcon.jmu.edu/~ramseyil/colonial.htm

Colonial Trades


Colonial Williamsburg on Colonial Trades
http://www.history.org/almanack/life/trades/tradehdr.cfm

Colonial Trade Descriptions
http://www.promotega.org/csu30025/Trades.htm

Montgomery School Reports on Colonial Trades
http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/SCHOOLS/FORESTOAKMS/site%20pages/Academics/Social%20Studies/Colonisl%20Times/

Crafts and Trades in Colonial America
http://www.gpschools.org/ci/ce/elem/fifth/ss5/trades/trades.htm

Definitions of Colonial Occupations
http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sam/occupation.html#A

Colonial Trades
http://www.promotega.org/csu30025/Trades.htm#Colonial%20Trades