PowerPoint Presentation: Colonization - Jamestown and its Failure
[Immerse your students in the truth behind the colonization of the New World! Front-Loaded with vocabulary, students begin with a primary source warm up activity then dive into an awesome discussion on the Jamestown colony. Lead your students through this engaging lesson via continual conversation opportunities, Cooperative Learning Activities, and much more. Explore the failure of Jamestown from the perspective of a colonist! Get your students to think critically, take a stand, and defend their opinions in a lesson filled with conversation pieces. Lesson ends with Meaningful Closure and student choice. Empower your class!]
- Front-Loaded Vocabulary
- Daily Objective [Know/Do] Statements
- Daily Relevance Statement
- Front-loaded Vocabulary
- Review of Causes for Colonization and Exploration
- Failures of Jamestown [Brackish Water / No Food / Winter / Women / Natives]
- Video Clip [comparing to modern popular culture]
- Meaningful Closure
** Cooperative Learning Opportunities Throughout Entire Lesson [embedded within the slides]
** "I will/I can" statements!
** SIOP / ELL Learning Objectives!
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