Education Colonial Quiz A fun quiz about colonial education! See how much you know about the way kids learned long ago! pika123chu published on February 26, 20164 responses 0 5.0★ / 5 Questions in vertical order Why is a hornbook called a hornbook? Because it is made of carved horn. Because it is covered in a thin layer of horn. Because it has a horn-like segment. What was the main study in colonial schools? Math Religion LA Art Why did most children learn to read? So they could become good lawyers So they could have fun reading books So they could read the Bible So they could read cookbooks to make food What did colonial schools look like? Log cabins!! Brick Houses!!! A glass & steel super futuristic house! What was some of the supplies that kids in colonial schools had? Pens, pencils, promethean board Quill pens, pencils, paper Slates, chalk, quill pens If you were a middle-class student in the thirteen colonies, would you go to college? Yes! Maybe! No! If you were a girl, would you learn different things than boys? Yes! You would learn completely different things! No! You would learn the exact same things! Sorta! You would learn a mix of what boys learned and your own stuff!