Learning Resources

FAM is dedicated to providing helpful learning activities for educators and students of all ages. Our goal is to create accessible educational resources that facilitate a love for history and encourage critical thinking skills.

Powhatan People Virtual Field Trip

The FAM is proud to offer new electronic field trips. In this video, viewers will learn about the Powhatan people along the Rappahannock River. This electronic field trip was designed for elementary schoolers, but can be enjoyed by any age.

Primary Vs. Secondary Source Virtual Field Trip

The FAM is proud to offer new electronic field trips. In this video, viewers will tour FAM’s exhibit These Old Walls: A Town and Its Stories to discover the difference between primary and secondary sources.

Life In A Port Town Virtual Field Trip

The FAM is proud to offer new electronic field trips. In this video, viewers will learn about colonial market place and imported and exported good. This field trip was designed for elementary school students, but can be enjoyed by any age.

Powhatan People Lesson (K-5)

 

Uncover what life was like for the Powhatan people along the Rappahannock River. This student worksheet packet focuses on the Virginia Indians’ reliance on natural resources.

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Fredericksburg Word Puzzle

 

Locate words related to Fredericksburg’s rich history! This word search comes with a short glossary of terms.

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Powhatan People Word Puzzle

 

Learn new vocabulary about the Powhatan people! This word search comes with a short glossary of terms.

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Family Artifact Search

 

Looking for an engaging activity for the whole family? Use FAM’s clues to find artifacts around your home.

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