This Teachers' Resource Guide is a partnership between the Williamsburg /James City County (WJCC) Public Schools, the College of William and Mary, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and Colonial National Historic Park - Historic Jamestowne. This guide provides lesson plans for grades K-12 for use in the classroom and at Historic Jamestowne. Colonial National Historic Park is proud of its partnerships with the WJCC Public Schools, the College of William and Mary and NASA in the production of these educational materials.
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Voices of Jamestown Activity
Voices of Jamestown Transcripts
Jamestown Historic Briefs (fact sheets)
Jamestown Virtual Tour - This is a Microsoft Power Point program: This program provides artwork and pictures of the Historic Site accompanied by brief text describing Jamestown's history and its appearance today. This is a downloadable activity
Historic Site Activities
Classroom Activities - These activities explore various topics related to the Jamestown story. Each activity provides objectives, Standards of Learning and teacher instructions for use with students in the classroom.
Jamestown Images- MS Power Point Activity
Indentured Servitude Activity
Supplemental Information for TeachersIndentured Servitude Power Point Activity- MS Power Point Activity
The Powhatan Indians and the English
Captain Christopher Newport
Bacon's Rebellion - 1676(NOTE: This is a very large file, over 240 MB, and may take a little time to download. Please be patient. To return to this Table of Contents use your browser back button.)
NASA - Exploration: Then and Now -- NASA and Jamestown Education Module - Multi-disciplinary lesson plans demonstrating the similarities between space exploration and the Jamestown venture. These lesson plans were developed through a cooperative effort between NASA educators and Historic Jamestowne park staff.