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Part 1

        Step 3: Click on "What’s My Occupation?"

        Step 4:  Choose what you think is the correct occupation by clicking on the job.

        Step 5:  Click on Back Arrow at top left of page to return to "What's My Occupation?".

Part 2

       Step 6:  Click on Williamsburg.   Scroll down to Trades and click.

         Step 7:  Choose three colonial occupations.  Go to occupation of your choice and complete the information chart.

Part 3

       Step 8:   Colonial tradespeople used signs with pictures to illustrate what their job was because some people had not learned to read.  To see some examples of colonial signs, click on Williamsburg.  Scroll down to Search This Site and type in box "Signs of the Times".  Click on Go.  Scroll down to number 3 and click. Look at some sample signs from Colonial Williamsburg.

Part 4

        Step 9:  Pick one of the occupations that you researched, and design your own trade shop using a diorama including tools and people. Now design your own sign for your trade shop.

Part 5

           Step 10:  Display and discuss your trade shop to the class.


           Create a commercial on Kid Pix advertising your shop and giving reasons why people should visit your trade shop.