WCPSS online Activities & Recommended Websites
Colonial Era 101 - Powerpoints to Help You Learn
Tensions Grow with England
Effects of the French & Indian War
The 13 English Colonies
The Early Colonies Activity:
Students use their devices to research the original colonies and answer questions about each.
Types of Colonies and Venn Diagram:
Students will review the types of charters issued for colonization as well as the similarities between Jamestown, Roanoke and Plymouth.
The 13 Colonies by Region Activity:
Students will look at the 13 original colonies based on their geographic region. Using the America textbook students will answer questions about each cluster of colonies. If the picture does not hyperlink, click the PowerPoint and word document listed below for all printouts.
13 colonies coversheet
13 colonies questions
The 13 Colonies Map
13 Colonies Graphic Organizer
British influence in Colonial America Notes
The Transatlantic Slave Trade and Great Wagon Trail Research Activity
Bookmark and Ancient Map Project that goes along with your media center research
Early Rebellions in NC Research: Students will use the following websites to fill in the graphic organizer.
Tensions Grow With England
Competing Empires and The French & Indian War Guided Notes
Ducksters French and Indian War Graphic Organizer: Students use the website linked to the picture on the left to fill in the Fleur De Lis and Mohawk Native Organizer. When finished watch the following film listed below:
Rebellions & Tensions Notes
The Tuscarora War
The French & Indian War