AP Learning Objective:
Explain how and why various European colonies developed and expanded from 1607 to 1754.
I can trace the history of the Chesapeake colonies, and I can describe the labor system that emerged as a result.
Critical Vocabulary: Virginia Company of London, Jamestown, John Smith, Powhatan, “Starving Time,”Pocahontas, John Rolfe, Headright System, Indentured Servant, House of Burgesses, Opechancanough, Lord Baltimore, Maryland Act of Toleration, Chattel Slavery, Navigation Acts, Nathaniel Bacon, Bacon’s Rebellion
Homework: The English Colonies Reading