Students will analyze how history is a series of connected events shaped by multiple cause and effect relationships, tying past to present.
I can compare and contrast the societies that developed in the 13 English colonies, and I can predict the problems that might arise from these differences.
Critical Vocabulary: Henry Hudson, New Netherland, Peter Minuit, Peter Stuyvesant, Dutch West India Company, William Penn, Quakers, Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin, New Sweden
- Background Question: How was the English experience in the Chesapeake similar to New England? How was it different?
- Guided Instruction: Thirteen English Colonies
- Independent Learning: The Story of Us: Rebels
- Reflection Question: Which colonial region was the most diverse? Why?
Homework: Notebook Cover Page
Tentative Test Date: September 1