Your expertise is needed immediately! We need expert historians to report on the 13 original colonies. The information you provide will be used to teach others about colonial times. Through researching the colonization of America, you will discover the similarities and differences of the Southern, Middle and New England Colonies. For each region you will uncover the hardships that the settlers faced while creating a new life that was accepting of everyone. You will discover the challenges they faced territorial, differences and similarities, and religious factors.
After analyzing your findings, your team will create a Venn Diagram and a timeline to illustrate the colonization period.
The task is to identify and make discoveries of the 13 original colonies. You will uncover this information through research. Your final report will include:
Once the Information Sheet has been completed, all experts will come together to share findings. Each team member needs to share their information with the other members. After discussing the information determine the similarities and difference discovered between the regions. Create a Venn Diagram showing the similarities and differences of the three regions. . The presentation MUST be a collaborative effort.
Develop a pictorial Timeline for Colonial America. Work together as a group to complete the timeline.
Evaluation tools: Group Work Rubric; Oral Presentation Rubric