American RevolutionChapter 1<br />By Mrs. Berg<br />
America<br />noun    America is the country we live in. It has 50 states. California is one of them.<br />American – perso...
American Indians<br />noun    A group of people who were native to America.<br />
Britain<br />A Kingdom divided into England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland – also called Great Britain<br />British...
Colony<br />noun    a town set up by people who came from another country<br />Colonies – more than one colony<br />Coloni...
Country <br />noun    the land where a group of people are united under a single government<br />Countries – more than one...
Crops<br />noun    Plants farmers grow to sell.<br />
Europe<br />noun    This continent is the home of France, England, Germany, and Holland, Finland, and Sweden.<br />Europea...
forests<br />noun    A place where many trees grow; woods<br />
merchants<br />noun    people who own a store and buy, sell, or trade things with people who need them.<br />Merchandise –...
Middle Colonies<br />noun    The name given to the English colonies of Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania be...
Natural Resources<br />noun    things that occur naturally; water,land, trees, plants, animals... that we use to live<br />
New England<br /> noun    The colonies in the north: New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.<br />
plantations<br />noun    large farms that used slave labor for its crops<br />
products<br />noun    things made and sold that people need or want<br />
prosper<br />verb    Grow stronger, gain wealth, to be successful<br />
Revolution<br />noun    to try to change the government that is controlling you and set up a new government<br />Revolutio...
shipbuilders<br />noun    A person who builds ships as a business.  <br />
slaves<br />noun    A person who is owned by someone.  <br />
Southern Colonies<br />noun    The colonies that were most southern: Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Ma...
wildlife<br />noun    wild animals living in their natural environment.<br />
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American revolution ch 1

  1. 1. American RevolutionChapter 1<br />By Mrs. Berg<br />
  2. 2. America<br />noun    America is the country we live in. It has 50 states. California is one of them.<br />American – person or thing from the United States<br />
  3. 3. American Indians<br />noun    A group of people who were native to America.<br />
  4. 4. Britain<br />A Kingdom divided into England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland – also called Great Britain<br />British – people or things from Britain<br />
  5. 5. Colony<br />noun    a town set up by people who came from another country<br />Colonies – more than one colony<br />Colonist– person who sets up a new town in different country<br />Colonial – from the colonies, colonists, or of that time<br />
  6. 6. Country <br />noun    the land where a group of people are united under a single government<br />Countries – more than one country<br />Country can also mean a place with lots of farms<br />
  7. 7. Crops<br />noun    Plants farmers grow to sell.<br />
  8. 8. Europe<br />noun    This continent is the home of France, England, Germany, and Holland, Finland, and Sweden.<br />European – people and things from Europe<br />
  9. 9. forests<br />noun    A place where many trees grow; woods<br />
  10. 10. merchants<br />noun    people who own a store and buy, sell, or trade things with people who need them.<br />Merchandise – things that merchants sell<br />
  11. 11. Middle Colonies<br />noun    The name given to the English colonies of Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania before the American Revolution<br />
  12. 12. Natural Resources<br />noun    things that occur naturally; water,land, trees, plants, animals... that we use to live<br />
  13. 13. New England<br /> noun    The colonies in the north: New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.<br />
  14. 14. plantations<br />noun    large farms that used slave labor for its crops<br />
  15. 15. products<br />noun    things made and sold that people need or want<br />
  16. 16. prosper<br />verb    Grow stronger, gain wealth, to be successful<br />
  17. 17. Revolution<br />noun    to try to change the government that is controlling you and set up a new government<br />Revolutionary – process of changing to become better<br />
  18. 18. shipbuilders<br />noun    A person who builds ships as a business.  <br />
  19. 19. slaves<br />noun    A person who is owned by someone.  <br />
  20. 20. Southern Colonies<br />noun    The colonies that were most southern: Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Maryland<br />
  21. 21. wildlife<br />noun    wild animals living in their natural environment.<br />

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