A Day in the Life of 8th Century Occupations

This is a lesson plan from The Powder House, South Carolina's oldest public building.

  1. The student will demonstrate an understanding of colonial occupations: blacksmith, cooper, mason, candlestick maker, and a cobbler.
  2. The students will create a Help Wanted ad describing in three sentences the duties of an occupation during the colonial times.
Organization Affiliation
The Powder Magazine
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