River Settlements Worksheet

River Settlements Worksheet

How to teach American History

Using this River Settlements Worksheet, students research the Dutch river settlement of New Amsterdam and write interesting facts about the settlement and its history.

Being able to research is an important skill for all students to be able to do. Using this worksheet, your students will build their research skills as well their knowledge about this river settlement.

Research the Dutch river settlement of New Amsterdam. Then, write some interesting facts about the settlement and its history. Finally,  students share new facts about New Amsterdam.


Other resources to use with this River Settlements Worksheet

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about American History.

Use this American Revolution Worksheet as an additional resource to support your students.

This worksheet can be used as a starting point in your unit about the New Amsterdam river settlement. Introduce this worksheet by having students share what they know about New Amsterdam. Next, students craft questions that they have. Then, students can work individually or with a partner to research this settlement. Finally, students share what they have learned about New Amsterdam.

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