This website gives students a list of the jobs that were very common in colonial life. What is nice about this website it is gives a list with the jobs but it includes a description. It is a great place for students to start research for a project on colonial life. It also gives the students a chance to see the jobs that were very important to the people in the colonies. They can compare them to some of the common jobs in America today.
Colonial America Jobs, Trades and Occupations