Vermont History 

Vermont History Explorer
Ben’s Mill: official website
Ben’s Mill documentary: Meet Ben and watch him work (1-hr video, 1981)
Ben’s Mill documentary: 10-min preview of the 1-hr video
Grafton Forge: Blacksmithing demonstrations (2:30 min vdeo)
Blacksmithing – The Process: materials, technique with videos, tools
Blacksmith on Wikipedia
Blacksmith Emily Hackett at Grafton, VT
Wheelwright at Williamsburg (see The Wheelwright Trade slideshow)
School Consolidation: Farewell to the One-Room Schoolhouse
One Room Schoolhouses in Colchester
Vermont Country Stores
It Takes a Village: Vermont country stores
Still Working: General Stores In Vermont: a VPR series, audio files
AudioPostcard: Book Documents Country Stores: on VPR
Gillingham Oral History: General Store in Woodstock, VT
William Jarvis & the merino sheep craze
Sheep in Vermont
The Sheep Craze in Vermont’s Agricultural History
Transportation: roads & auto, water, railroads, air
Industry and Commerce: utilities, quarries, textiles, mining, logging/lumber, iron
History of the Northfield Fire Department

 

Voice Thread Projects 

Mrs. Galinat’s class makes maple syrup, Spring 2014

Ferry Beach Ecology School Trip, April 2014

The Farm on the Hill – grades 2/3, 2013-2014

Scott MarshiaStudent Resources