American Girl History with Samantha is a 4 week study to learn what it was like to live during America’s new century. It includes a weekly guide through literature, hands on activities, a narration notebook, recipes, crafts, and more! It is simple, fun, and relatable for children to learn history through other children like Samantha.
In this study guide you will be learning about America’s Victorian era and the many changes it had on the wealthy and the poor. Some specific history topics covered in this guide include new inventions (like the first airplane and telephones,) Victorian etiquette, immigration, the Statue of Liberty, Teddy Roosevelt, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire, and the beginning of the Women’s Suffrage Movement.
Included is a book list, supply list, weekly guides, recipes, and activity instructions (with photos.) Some fun activities in this guide include: pressed flower bookmarks, silhouette art, making tin can telephones, Wright brothers airplane craft, Statue of Liberty pop-up art, women’s suffrage badges, cursive writing page, recipes for jelly biscuits, ice cream snow balls, and more!
Read aloud book suggestions are also available for boys or those who don’t wish to use the Samantha stories.
Enjoy this fun introduction to American history for early elementary grades or simply add it to your existing American history studies to learn more about life during the American Victorian era.
**This is a digital PDF. NO physical product will be mailed to you. After you purchase, you can download your guide immediately, or an email with the download will be sent to you to download any time. (If you are unable to find the email, please be sure to check your Spam folder.)
**This product is meant for personal use only and is not to be shared, copied, or sold as your own. I do grant permission to print multiple copies of the maps and craft templets for members of your personal homeschool, classroom, or co-op.