Live History Class for Kids: Pre-Colonial America

A hand-coloured illustration of Theodor de Bry's engraved illustration of the Native American village of Secoton, which accompanied the text of Thomas Hariot's book of 1588 entitled "A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia." Figures are shown hunting with bows and arrows, gathering food from the fields and performing a ritualistic dance in a circle.

Thursday 9 September, 4.30pm BST/11.30am ET. Register here for this 30-minute class.

Join our virtual history classes on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 4.30pm BST to learn about to key events in early American history. Together we will uncover the past and develop historical skills!

In this class, we’ll find out about the different tribes who were living across North America before Europeans arrived on the continent. We’ll discover their customs and ways of life, before creating a piece of art inspired by Native American designs.

Activity materials: paper and colouring pencils/ pens

Most suitable for KS2 and KS3 (US Grades 2-8) but all ages welcome!

Watch the full class here: