13 Original Colonies

13 Originals Founding the American Colonies

Colonial Family and Community

Be a history detective. Go back in time and investigate the daily lives of the Daggetts, a colonial family from northeastern Connecticut. Collect clues to uncover answers to 7 questions about colonial life in the 1700s. Then prove your skills as a history detective by discovering "What's wrong with this picture?" Highly interactive and real life account of the Daggett family.

A Day in the Life--Colonial Williamsburg

An interactive exploration of 18th century life through the eyes of 8 individuals representing various aspects of colonial life.

Jamestown Online Adventure

The year is 1607. You are the captain of the Jamestown Colony in Virginia in this Flash-based historical simulation. Will your colony survive and prosper or will it become another "Lost Colony"? This unique game was created by History Globe as a learning activity for elementary and middle school history/social studies students. Requires FLASH 7 or higher (free download).


From National Geographic explore the historic Jamestown fort and the Powhatan village of Werowocomoco through this interactive feature.