Where America Began DVD
This DVD presents a fascinating tour of Virginia’s Historic Triangle; Jamestown, Colonial Williamsburg and Yorktown, which explores the dramatic events that occurred at each location. There are views of life in colonial America from the first English settlers at Jamestown and the establishment of the colonial government, to the surrender of the British Army at Yorktown and the birth of a new nation. Also included are celebrations of America’s roots: colonial crafts, fifes and drums, dramatic military musters, battlefield re-enactments and archeological digs.
The DVD was filmed in high definition. Contains DVD video, plus digital copy, iphone, and ipod feature. DVD extras are Archaeology Lab Tour, Williamsburg Restored, Colonial Craftsmen, Glassblowing lesson, and a Teacher Lesson Plan in Word doc and pdf formats.
Total run time 90 minutes. Stereo. Closed Captions. Copyright 2011.