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5th Grade VS Colonial Trade Market

5th grade Colonial Trade Market held by the Elementary VS students at Academy at Lincoln

 

The Annual Colonial Trade Market was held recently at the Academy of Lincoln. 

 

Student crafting a barrel for Colonial Project

 

 

The market was sponsored by Ms. Taylor’s  Social Studies and Mrs. Jones’s Language Arts classes.

 

Student working on a homemade loom

 

Each student choose a colonial trade to research. From their research, a paper was written, a script and a colonial trading card.

 

Student in period dress with project display

On  Colonial Market Day, students came dressed in character, and demonstrated the colonial trade they had chosen.

Student working as a colonial seamstress

 

The market was attended by parents, grandparents, sibling, teachers, and students. A fun, learning time was had by all.

Student blowing glass for Colonial Project