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Unit Essential Question: Why was Pennsylvania a haven for religious and ethnic groups?. Pennsylvania Becomes A Multicultural Haven. Chapter 3 Lesson 8 – Foundation for Religious Freedom Lesson 9 – Multicultural Haven Lesson 10 – Multicultural Diversity. Lesson 8 .

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pennsylvania becomes a multicultural haven

Unit Essential Question:

Why was Pennsylvania a haven for religious and ethnic groups?

Pennsylvania Becomes A Multicultural Haven

Chapter 3

Lesson 8 – Foundation for Religious Freedom

Lesson 9 – Multicultural Haven

Lesson 10 – Multicultural Diversity

lesson 8
Lesson 8
  • Lesson 8 LEQ\'s: Religious Freedom and Equality
  • What was the thinking underlying why the Pennsylvania colony became a multicultural haven for ethnic and religious groups from Europe?
  • How did the Protestant Reformation help in the colonization of Pennsylvania?
slide3

Age of Enlightenment – During the 1500s in the European Christian world, there was only one church, one religion.

    • Everyone was expected to practice Catholicism
    • Time where people began to think differently and try new ideas
    • Many people did not agree with the Catholic beliefs.
  • Revolution – A sudden, radical, or complete change.
  • Protestant Reformation - Protests of the Catholic Church led to splintering into new religions.
      • Protestant religious groups were persecuted and not tolerated.
slide4

Religious groups looked for a haven (safe place) to speak freely.

    • Word of religious freedom in the American colonies got their attention.
    • Tolerance, when you respect rights, opinions, and customs of different ethnic or religious groups, was appealing.
    • Ethnocentrism – the beliefs that one’s ethnic groups is superior to others.
  • Pennsylvania was founded to eliminate the beliefs of underlying ethnocentrism.
  • William Penn thought that people of all nations and religions, along with the Native Americans, could live together peacefully in his colony.
slide5

Prejudice and Stereotyping – judging and classifying.

  • Melting pot – all different ethnic groups have blended or melted together to form one group.
slide6

Lesson 8 LEQ\'s: Religious Freedom and Equality

  • What was the thinking underlying why the Pennsylvania colony became a multicultural haven for ethnic and religious groups from Europe?
  • How did the Protestant Reformation help in the colonization of Pennsylvania?
lesson 9
Lesson 9
  • Lesson 9 LEQ’s: Multicultural Haven for Ethnic and Religious Groups
  • Why did so many people from many different countries move to PA?
  • What were some of the main contributions of these groups?
slide8

Emigrate – to move from your home country to a new country (EXIT)

  • Immigrant – once you have entered into a new country (IN)
  • Quakers – “Their Main Beliefs”
    • Purpose to life is to worship god through spiritual friends and fellowship.
    • Started colonies first school.
    • Started first jail.
    • Believed a person should be trained in a trade or craft while in jail
slide9

Different groups that came to Pennsylvania

    • Ethnic Group (from) - Religious Group - When arrived
    • England – Quakers – 1680s
    • England - Shakers - 1740s
    • Germany - Mennonites – 1710s
    • Switzerland - Amish – 1720s
    • Germany - Moravians – 1740s
    • Germany - Brethrens – 1740s
    • Germany - Seventh Day Baptists – 1730s
    • Scots-Irish - Presbyterians – 1730s
    • African-Americans – Many religions - 1700s
    • Ireland - Catholics – 1700s
    • No homeland – Jewish - 1700s
    • Many homelands – indentured servants – 1680s
slide10

Pennsylvania was first state to pass a law that abolished slavery.

    • Law stated that all children born to slave mothers after March 1, 1780, would be free. All other slaves became free at age of 28.
  • Emancipation Proclamation – President Lincolns announcement that all slaves were free
    • 82 years after Pennsylvania passed laws against it.
slide11

Famous People:

    • Lucretia Mott – Quaker minister, fought for the freedom of slaves.
      • Established American Anti-Slavery Society
    • Underground Railroad – against federal law to help slaves escape from the South
    • Harriet Tubman – slave who escaped through the Underground Railroad.
      • Returned to be a conductor to lead more that 300 slaves to freedom
    • Indentured servants – could not afford to travel
      • Not slaves, but worked in exchange for travel
slide12

Lesson 9 LEQ’s: Multicultural Haven for Ethnic and Religious Groups

  • Why did so many people from many different countries move to PA?
  • What were some of the main contributions of these groups?
lesson 10
Lesson 10
  • Lesson 10 LEQ’s: Modern-Day Multicultural Diversity
  • Why does Pennsylvania still have a diverse religious population?
  • Who were some famous Pennsylvanians?
slide14

Many Pennsylvanians still believe religion is important.

    • Multiple different religions in Pennsylvania, Catholic, Protestant, Methodist, Lutherans, Quakers
    • Amish – believe that the outside world is wicked and evil, so they live apart from it.
      • Pay taxes
      • Not allowed access to outside world (TV, radio, computer, electricity) – no cars
        • Mennonites – grey colored buggies
        • Amish – black colored buggies
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