Students will analyze how history is a series of connected events shaped by multiple cause and effect relationships, tying past to present.
I can trace the history of the New England colonies, and I can describe the religious institutions that emerged as a result.
Critical Vocabulary: Pilgrims, Plymouth Bay, Mayflower Compact, William Bradford, Squanto, Massachusetts Bay Company,
John Winthrop, “A Model of Christian Charity,” Harvard College, Roger Williams, Anne Hutchinson, Thomas Hooker, Fundamental Orders of Connecticut, Pequot War, King Philip, King Philip’s War
Homework: The New England Colonies Reading
Tentative Test Date: September 15
History, although sometimes made up of the few acts of the great, is more often shaped by the many acts of the small.
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