Key words include:
- New York colony
- New Jersey colony
- Pennsylvania colony
- William Penn
- Breadbasket colonies
This PowerPoint presentation examines:
- England invading New Netherland and renaming it New York
- Berkeley and Carteret set up a proprietary colony and called it New Jersey
- William Penn and the founding of Pennsylvania.
- The Quakers and their beliefs
- William Penn and his relationship with Native Americans
- The founding of Delaware as a colony.
- The Breadbasket colonies
Overarching Question (Thinking Focus Question):
- Why did William Penn start a colony in North America?
- Why were the Middle Colonies known as the Breadbasket Colonies?
**CAN BE ALTERED!** This is lesson 6 of Colonizing North America Unit. It comes with an engaging and visually appealing 42-slide PowerPoint presentation with easy to understand content illustrated with charts and pictures. This PowerPoint lesson is accompanied by a three-page graphic organizer - answer key included!
Here are other lessons in this unit you may be interested in:
Lesson 1: Finding a Northwest Passage
Lesson 2: Jamestown Colony
Lesson 3: Plymouth Colony
Lesson 4: New England Colonies
Lesson 5: Anne Hutchison & Chief Metacom
Lesson 6: Middle Colonies
Lesson 7: Southern Colonies (part 1)
Lesson 8: Southern Colonies (part 2)
Lesson 9: Navigation Acts
UNIT: Colonizing North America
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