This American Colonies powerpoint has 35 colorful and creative slides emphasizing the purpose of the British colonies, the navigation acts and slave trade, the Salem witch trials, the great awakening, and the life and culture emerging in early American colonies. The Enlightenment figures such as Ben Franklin found this period of British imperialism distasteful and promoted change through newspaper and action, eventually leading the charge to the United States. This early American colonies and slavery powerpoint and activity will be a great lesson plan or assessment review for your students. Please see the example slides of the American Colonies power point for the great detail and colorful content you will be receiving. Enjoy:) Note: please leave a rating if you find the time.