This zip file includes the 3-lessons-in-1 English in the Americas PowerPoint and 2 versions of the corresponding quiz covering Roanoke, Jamestown, and Plymouth settlements.
The English in the Americas PowerPoint
Roanoke, Jamestown, and Plymouth: English Settlements Quiz
Three lessons in one PowerPoint! This presentation includes the following sections: background information about English exploration of North America; the Mystery of Roanoke; Success at Jamestown (including the legend of Pocahontas and John Smith); and the Founding of the Plymouth Colony.
Each section includes information about the location, purpose, leaders, and the fate of the colony, as well as an introduction to the American Indians who lived in the area at the time and the relationships between them and the English settlers.
Artistic, photographic, and map images help students to envision the people, places, and events then and now. Vocabulary terms are underlined and defined. Each section includes a title slide, which creates natural stopping and starting points for using the PowerPoint over multiple class periods.
Easy-to-read slides. Professional-looking transitions and animations included.
TWO versions of the quiz plus their answer keys are included! This 24-question Colonial America quiz assesses student knowledge of the Roanoke, Jamestown, and Plymouth colonies. Information covered includes locations of settlements, purposes, leaders, key figures, American Indians (Croatoan, Powhatan, and Wampanoag), as well as related vocabulary terms.
The quiz includes the following sections:
--Which Colony? (matching facts to the colony)
--Vocabulary (matching people, places, and terms)
Please also see my listings for a series of 3 PowerPoints on the 13 Colonies:
New England Colonies
Your questions are welcome, and your feedback is appreciated!