Chapter 4 we will be learning about Life in the Colonies. This is all about the culture in the colonies and the sections include: Farm life, City life, Their Rights, Crime and Punishment, African Americans, Class Differences, Education, Religion, Families, Food, and Leisure.
Continuing with Colonial Life
Vocabualry Words Include: economy, rights, Parliament, petition, class, and First Great Awakening.
On the first two days of school we will primarily be learning the rules of the school, team, and my classroom.
During the second week of school we will be discussing Native Americans and working on the chapter activity packets. Vocabulary words include adapt, natural resources, migrate, environment, culture, and cultural region.
Continuing with Native Americans
Finishing up Native Americans. First Unit Test!!!! Vocabulary Test!!!!
Also, beginning European Exploration. Marco, Polo!!!! LOL!!!!
Starting to work in Chapter 2 Activity Packet. We are claiming land!!!
Vocabulary Words include: slavery, conquistadors, colony, missionaries, and trappers
This week unit test #2 and vocabulary test #2 will be happening!
We also watch an awesome video about Jamestown the first successful colony in the New World! This is in Virginia and it includes a geological dig that is happening in real time today.
The English Colonies! We will be learning things like the three colonial regions, climate of these regions, economy of these regions, and types of government within the colonies. We will also be using map skills to complete an activity along with creating a foldable booklet, and postcard.
Vocabulary words include: cash crops, assembly, democratic, Puritans, and slave trade.
Finishing up colonization, testing and vocabulary quiz. Also watching a video about the 13 British Colonies.
We are still Claiming Land and discussing Colonization.