<ul><li>Unit 4, Lesson 1  - What Influenced Where Europeans Settled in North America? </li></ul><ul><li>By: Mr. Casey </li...
AGENDA <ul><li>NEW VOCABULARY </li></ul><ul><li>LESSON 1 -WHY DID PEOPLE LIVE IN DIFFERENT AREAS OF THE COLONIES & WHAT DI...
plantation <ul><li>(noun) a large farm with many workers who lived on the land they worked </li></ul>
cash crop <ul><li>(noun) a crop that is grown to be sold for profit </li></ul>tobacco wheat
proprietor <ul><li>(noun) an owner </li></ul>
indentured servant <ul><li>(noun) a person who agreed to work for an amount of time in exchange for the cost of housing, f...
self-sufficient <ul><li>(adjective) having the ability to produce most everything that one needs to live </li></ul>
grant <ul><li>(verb) to give something formally to someone </li></ul>
debtor <ul><li>(noun) a person who owes money </li></ul>
Why did people come to North America? Settlers flocked to the 13 colonies in North America for ... The chance to become a ...
Colonists Settle  REGION 1 The Northern Colonies   (Sometimes called the New England states) Industries: Shipbuilding Seap...
Colonists Settle  Region 2 The Middle Colonies Industries: Agriculture Iron Fur Shipbuilding Seaports
Colonists Settle  Region 3 The Southern Colonies Industries: Agriculture (tobacco, indigo, rice, cotton) Large Plantations
Why did they choose different regions to live in? <ul><li>Climate, land, and proximity to the water really affected the wa...
Why did they choose different regions to live in? <ul><li>SIDE NOTE  - Many colonists settled in particular regions based ...
THE BIG IDEA <ul><li>The colonies had three distinct regions based on climate and land </li></ul><ul><li>People settled in...
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Unit 4, Lesson 1

  1. 1. <ul><li>Unit 4, Lesson 1 - What Influenced Where Europeans Settled in North America? </li></ul><ul><li>By: Mr. Casey </li></ul>
  2. 2. AGENDA <ul><li>NEW VOCABULARY </li></ul><ul><li>LESSON 1 -WHY DID PEOPLE LIVE IN DIFFERENT AREAS OF THE COLONIES & WHAT DID THEY DO? </li></ul>
  3. 3. plantation <ul><li>(noun) a large farm with many workers who lived on the land they worked </li></ul>
  4. 4. cash crop <ul><li>(noun) a crop that is grown to be sold for profit </li></ul>tobacco wheat
  5. 5. proprietor <ul><li>(noun) an owner </li></ul>
  6. 6. indentured servant <ul><li>(noun) a person who agreed to work for an amount of time in exchange for the cost of housing, food, and the voyage to North America </li></ul>
  7. 7. self-sufficient <ul><li>(adjective) having the ability to produce most everything that one needs to live </li></ul>
  8. 8. grant <ul><li>(verb) to give something formally to someone </li></ul>
  9. 9. debtor <ul><li>(noun) a person who owes money </li></ul>
  10. 10. Why did people come to North America? Settlers flocked to the 13 colonies in North America for ... The chance to become a land owner To gain wealth, religious, and financial freedom
  11. 11. Colonists Settle REGION 1 The Northern Colonies (Sometimes called the New England states) Industries: Shipbuilding Seaports Fishing Timber Livestock Fur
  12. 12. Colonists Settle Region 2 The Middle Colonies Industries: Agriculture Iron Fur Shipbuilding Seaports
  13. 13. Colonists Settle Region 3 The Southern Colonies Industries: Agriculture (tobacco, indigo, rice, cotton) Large Plantations
  14. 14. Why did they choose different regions to live in? <ul><li>Climate, land, and proximity to the water really affected the way the different regions lived. </li></ul><ul><li>Climate - the warmer climate of the south made it easier to grow a lot of crops </li></ul><ul><li>Land - the rich soil and endless amount of land made it easier to grow crops in the south </li></ul><ul><li>Proximity to Water - Colonies with seaports and waterways tended to be involved in industries that allowed them to take advantage of the water </li></ul><ul><li>SID </li></ul>
  15. 15. Why did they choose different regions to live in? <ul><li>SIDE NOTE - Many colonists settled in particular regions based on their religious beliefs </li></ul>
  16. 16. THE BIG IDEA <ul><li>The colonies had three distinct regions based on climate and land </li></ul><ul><li>People settled in different regions for religion and industry </li></ul>

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