This set of 4 PowerPoints and 1 notes chart provides teachers and students with a wonderful introduction to Colonial America. The PowerPoints include:
- New England Colonies - colonies in the region, geography/location, industries, resources, people, triangular trade
- Middle Colonies - colonies in the region, geography/location, industries, resources, people
- Southern Colonies - colonies in the region, geography/location, industries, resources, people
- Vocabulary - definitions for various people in colonial America time period include large landowners, farmers, Native Americans, artisans, women, slaves, indentured servants, etc.
The chart gives students an outline for taking notes during the New England, Middle, and Southern colonies PowerPoints.
These PowerPoints are aligned to, but not limited to, the following state standards:
SS4H3 The student will explain the factors that shaped British colonial America.
a. Compare and contrast life in the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern colonies.
b. Describe colonial life in America as experienced by various people, including large landowners, farmers, artisans, women, indentured servants, slaves, and Native Americans.
I hope you and your students find this resource helpful! Please remember to leave feedback!
- Kara Lee