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Colonial america new england

Colonial AmericaNew England

USI.5

Diacopoulos, Stephens, Cook


Need to know

Need to Know

  • Specialization: focusing on one or a few products (caused colonies to be interdependent)


New england

New England


New england1

New England

Geography

  • Appalachian Mts.

  • Hilly & rocky soil

  • Jagged coastline

  • Boston Harbor

    Climate:

    Cold winters, moderate summer


New england2

New England

Specialization

  • fishing

  • shipbuilding

  • naval supplies

  • Metal tools and equipment


New england3

New England

Social life

  • Church center of life

  • Religious separatists and reformers

    Civic Life

  • Town meetings


Mid atlantic

Mid-Atlantic


Mid atlantic1

Mid-Atlantic

Geography

  • Appalachian Mts.

  • Harbors & Bays

  • Wide &deep rivers

    Climate

  • Mild


Mid atlantic2

Mid-Atlantic

Specialization

  • Livestock

  • Grain

  • Fish


Mid atlantic3

Mid-Atlantic

Social Life

  • Diverse lifestyles and religions

    Civic Life

  • Market towns


South

South


South1

South

Geography

  • Appalachian Mts.

  • Piedmont

  • Coastal Plain

  • Good harbors & rivers

    Climate

  • hot & humid


South2

South

Specialization

  • Tobacco

  • Rice

  • Cotton

  • Indigo

  • Forest products (lumber, tar, pitch)


South3

South

Social life

  • Plantations

  • Slavery

  • Indentured servants

  • Few cities

  • Few schools

  • Church of England

    Civic Life

  • Counties


Colonial resource

Colonial Resource

  • 3 Types of Resources in found in the colonies?

Natural

Human

Capital


New england4

New England

Resources

Natural – timber, fish, deep harbors

Human – Skilled craftsman, shopkeepers, shipbuilders

Capital – tools, buildings


Mid atlantic4

Mid-Atlantic

Resources

  • Natural – rich farmlands, rivers

  • Human – unskilled and skilled workers, fisherman

  • Capital – Tools, buildings


South4

South

Resources

Natural – fertile farmlands, rivers, harbors

Human – farmers, enslaved African Americans

Capital – tools, buildings


What is interdependence

What is Interdependence?

  • Interdependence: 2 or more people depending on each other for goods and services.


New england5

New England

Interdependence

Southern: crops (tobacco, rice, cotton and indigo), forest products (lumber, tar, and pitch)

Mid-Atlantic: livestock and grain


Mid atlantic5

Mid-Atlantic

Interdependence

New England: metal tools and equipment

Southern: tobacco, rice, cotton, indigo, forest products


South5

South

Interdependence

New England: Manufactured goods

Mid-Atlantic: grains, and other farm products


Colonial region matrix

Colonial Region Matrix

  • Divide your paper into 18 boxes

  • Label the boxes the same as the chart below

  • In each box select 3 characteristics of the region and draw a picture to represent each one

  • Label the characteristics you chose.


Letter home

Letter Home

  • Imagine you are living in one of the colonial regions. Write a letter home explaining what its like to live there. Be sure to include the geography, climate, specialization, resources, civic, and social characteristics.


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