>
Colonial Williamsburg®

History.org: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's Official History and Citizenship Website

CW Foundation navigation

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Page content
Reset text sizeResize text larger

Explore

What are Colonial Williamsburg’s Electronic Field Trips?

Aimed at grades 4-8, Electronic Field Trips are cross-curricular and can be used with a variety of grade levels as well as English Language Learners.

Click image to play  The Will of the People : Act One

Live Broadcast and Video on Demand

Three eight-minute acts are online and on-demand all school year long. They also are available live by television broadcast, satellite or streaming video on scheduled dates during the school year.

View a sample act from The Will of the People


Interact with experts, historians, and characters!

Become part of the broadcast! Call in during the program and one hour afterward, email a character/expert during the week of the live broadcast or submit a pre-taped video to the show in advance. Vote and use the message board all school year long.


View Sample Video:

Resources for Teachers

Online teacher materials include a topic-specific background article, lesson plans, time line, glossary, primary sources literacy lesson, bibliography for teachers and students, Web links, related National Standards, and searchable State Standard correlations for grades 4-8.

Web Activities for Students

Interactive student Web-based activities available all school year round for use in the classroom or at home.


Subscribe now for the 2013-2014
Electronic Field Trip Season



Footer