This packet covers the time period of 1606-1611 during the time of England's attempt to establish a permanent settlement in North America. It is meant to add depth and context to learning about the history of Jamestown. Adapted from information found on the Jamestown/Yorktown Foundation website, each section contains important information, followed by a series of review questions pertaining to the section.
Topics covered include:
-Introduction (The 3 Ships)
-Who sailed to Virginia?
-Who was there first?
-What were the initial hardships?
-What challenges did the settlers face?