Colonial Williamsburg Fieldtrips
Take a trip back in time to experience life in colonial America. These interactive field trips take viewers to Williamsburg, Virginia via live satellite video transmission, phone and the Internet to interact with actors reenacting 18th century American life.
Colonial Williamsburg Fieldtrips Previous Broadcasts
The Global Economy (Episode #1606)
KQED 9: Thu, Mar 14, 2013 -- 10:00 AM
What we think of as the modern global economy is actually centuries old! Join Maggie, an adventurous rat, as she boards ships using international trade routes to make her way home from England to the American colonies. Along the way, discover the inner workings of the eighteenth-century mercantile system.