American Beginnings DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC880591
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 56
Copyright: 2005

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Teacher's Guide
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From our evolving knowledge about the first inhabitants of North America to the lives of Pilgrims and other colonists, explore America's family tree. Includes two features and three shorter segments.
  • The Mystery of the First Americans — Examines Kennewick Man, a 9,000-year-old skeleton that changed our view of prehistoric America.
  • From the Old World to the New — Considers the many influences that shaped the American government.
  • Jamestown: The First Colony — Explores what it was like to live in one of the earliest English settlements.
  • The Truth About Plymouth Rock — Looks at why the Pilgrims left Europe and what happened when they reached the New World.
  • A Nation Is Born — Follows American colonists as they prepare to separate from British rule.