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History Highlight - Pilgrims

Want to get hands-on with history? Check out these resources! This month's spotlight - pilgrims.

Pilgrims and Native Americans: Hands-on Projects About Life in Early America

By Quasha, Jennifer


Projects and activities which highlight the history of the Pilgrims and the Indians in Plymouth Colony.

Food and Recipes of the Pilgrims

Erdosh, George


Describes the kinds of foods grown and prepared by the Pilgrims during their first years in America, and their dependence upon Native people to ward off starvation. Includes recipes.

Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims

Limbaugh, Rush H.

Audiobook CD

Nationally syndicated radio talk-show host Rush Limbaugh has long wanted to make American history come to life for the children of his listeners, so he created the character of a fearless middle-school history teacher named Rush Revere, who travels back in time and experiences American history as it happens, in adventures with exceptional Americans. In this book, he is transported back to the deck of the Mayflower.

Two Bad Pilgrims

Lasky, Kathryn


Brothers Francis and Johnny Billington take issue with history's account of their troublemaking ways aboard the Mayflower and in the New World, as they tell their side of the story to Standish Brewster, professor of Pilgrimology at Plimouth University.