Take notes on the video, paying close attention to the New England, Middle and Georgia Colonies.
Answer the following questions usiing full sentences:
- Why did the early settlers come to the new world? Name all of the reasons why they were pulled towards the new land.
- Why do you think some of the earliest settlers perished?
- What is the difference (if any) between the pilgrims and the colonists? Did they have differrent reasons for coming to the new world?
- Name the three major colonies - what are they called today?
- What were each of the three colonies known for? What typs of crops or work did they produce?