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Southern Colonies and Middle Passage

Southern Colonies and Middle Passage
Southern Colonies and Middle Passage
Southern Colonies and Middle Passage
Southern Colonies and Middle Passage
Southern Colonies and Middle Passage
Southern Colonies and Middle Passage
Southern Colonies and Middle Passage
Southern Colonies and Middle Passage
Product Description
Southern Colonies. The Middle Passage

Key words include:
 Georgia
 Southern Plantations
 Backcountry South
 Mary Musgrove
 Slave Codes
 Racism/Middle Passage

This PowerPoint presentation examines:
- Why Georgia colony was founded (by James Oglethorpe) for debtors.
- Mary Musgrove, a Native American who proved herself invaluable as a translator and peacekeeper for the Georgia colony against the Creek Indians who had allied with Spain.
- The different lifestyles of a backcountry farmer and a southern plantation owner.
- The growth of slavery, the Slave Codes, and the Middle Passage.
- Primary source is examined of a slave talking about his voyage across the Middle Passage.
- An examination of how the passage of the Slave Codes contributed to racism among the colonies (part of the graphic organizer).

Overarching Question (Thinking Focus Question):
What two ways of life developed in the southern colonies?
Why did slavery become important in the South?

**CAN BE ALTERED!** This is lesson 8 of Colonizing North America Unit. It comes with an engaging and visually appealing 35-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!

PLEASE NOTE: This lesson is a PowerPoint document. The TEXT in this PowerPoint document can be altered, as can the order of the slides, transitions between slides, and animation of bullet points. The photos and proprietary fonts (in the titles and backgrounds) have been “digitally flattened” and are NOT able to be altered. This protects against copyright violation. Please understand what you are buying and my Terms of Use before purchasing this lesson. Thank you!

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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Total Pages
35 slide presentation, 3 page graphic organizer
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
55 minutes
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