WHAT AM I?  WHO AM I?
<ul><li>Powerful empires </li></ul><ul><li>Located in West Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Became powerful by controlling trade <...
<ul><li>Ghana, Mali, and Songhai </li></ul>
<ul><li>Poor maps and navigational tools </li></ul><ul><li>Disease/starvation </li></ul><ul><li>Fear of the unknown </li><...
<ul><li>Obstacles to exploration </li></ul>
<ul><li>Located west of the Interior Lowlands and east of the Rocky Mountains </li></ul><ul><li>Flat land that gradually i...
<ul><li>The Great Plains </li></ul>
<ul><li>Economic venture </li></ul><ul><li>Also called the Lost Colony </li></ul>
<ul><li>Roanoke Island </li></ul>
<ul><li>Holds some of the oldest rock formations in North America </li></ul><ul><li>Hills worn by erosion </li></ul><ul><l...
<ul><li>Canadian Shield </li></ul>
<ul><li>Settled by a group of people who wanted freedom to practice their faith without interference </li></ul><ul><li>Wil...
<ul><li>Pennsylvania (Quakers) </li></ul>
<ul><li>Economic:  gold, natural resources, trade </li></ul><ul><li>Religious:  spread of Christianity </li></ul><ul><li>C...
<ul><li>Motivating forces for European exploration </li></ul>
<ul><li>Located along the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico </li></ul><ul><li>Broad lowland providing many excellent harbo...
<ul><li>Coastal Plain </li></ul>
<ul><li>Economic venture  </li></ul><ul><li>Virginia Company of London </li></ul><ul><li>1607 </li></ul><ul><li>First perm...
<ul><li>Jamestown </li></ul>
<ul><li>Exchanged goods and ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Improved navigational tools and ships </li></ul><ul><li>Claimed territ...
<ul><li>Accomplishments of European exploration </li></ul>
<ul><li>Relied on geography and climate for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Lived in a rainy, mild climate <...
Located-Pacific Northwest Kwakiutl
<ul><li>Located west of the Rocky Mountains and east of the Sierra Nevada's and the Cascades </li></ul><ul><li>Area of var...
<ul><li>The Basin and Range Region </li></ul>
<ul><li>Relied on geography and environment for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Inhabited the southwest in p...
<ul><li>Pueblo </li></ul>Located- Southwest Pueblo
<ul><li>Located west of the Appalachian Mountains and east of the Great Plains </li></ul><ul><li>Rolling flat lands with m...
<ul><li>Interior Lowlands Region </li></ul>
<ul><li>One of the thirteen colonies </li></ul><ul><li>Settled by people who wanted a new life and economic freedom </li><...
<ul><li>Georgia </li></ul>
<ul><li>Relied on geography and climate for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Inhabited present day Alaska and...
<ul><li>Inuit </li></ul>Located- Canada- Alaska Inuit
<ul><li>Located west of the Great Plains and east of the Basin and Range </li></ul><ul><li>Rugged mountains stretching fro...
<ul><li>Rocky Mountain Region </li></ul>
<ul><li>Located west of the Coastal Plain  </li></ul><ul><li>Extends from eastern Canada to western Alabama </li></ul><ul>...
<ul><li>Appalachian Mountain region </li></ul>
<ul><li>Relied on geography and climate for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Inhabited the interior of the Un...
<ul><li>Lakota </li></ul>Located- The Great Plains Lakota
<ul><li>Settled by separatists from the Church of England </li></ul><ul><li>Colonists wanted to avoid religious persecutio...
<ul><li>Plymouth Colony (Pilgrims) </li></ul>Pilgrims landing at  Plymouth Rock
<ul><li>Interacted with the Native Americans during the European Exploration Era </li></ul><ul><li>Established settlements...
<ul><li>English/England </li></ul>
<ul><li>Rugged mountains along the Pacific Coast </li></ul><ul><li>Stretch from California to Canada </li></ul><ul><li>Con...
<ul><li>The Coastal Range region </li></ul>
<ul><li>Relied on geography and climate for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Inhabited Northeast North Americ...
<ul><li>Iroquois </li></ul>Located- Northeast- Eastern Woodlands Iroquois
<ul><li>New England colony </li></ul><ul><li>Settled by people seeking religious freedom </li></ul><ul><li>Puritans </li><...
<ul><li>Massachusetts Bay Colony </li></ul>John Winthrop, the first Governor of  the Massachusetts Bay Colony
<ul><li>Interacted with the Native Americans during the European Exploration Era </li></ul><ul><li>Brought European diseas...
<ul><li>Spanish/Spain </li></ul>
<ul><li>European Explorers </li></ul><ul><li>Did not explore North America </li></ul><ul><li>Explored along the coast of W...
<ul><li>Portugal </li></ul>
<ul><li>Explored North America </li></ul><ul><li>Had the best relationship with the Native Americans </li></ul><ul><li>Est...
<ul><li>French/France </li></ul>
<ul><li>The canoes, bows, and spears were examples  </li></ul>
<ul><li>CAPITAL RESOURCES- goods produced and used to make other goods and services. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Study human behavior and culture through the recovery and analysis of artifacts. </li></ul>
<ul><li>ARCHAEOLOGY </li></ul>
<ul><li>HOW GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES ARE IMPORTANT TO UNITED STATES HISTORY </li></ul>
<ul><li>PATTERNS OF TRADE </li></ul><ul><li>TRADE ROUTES GREW ALONG RIVERS LIKE THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI RIVER OR THE GREAT ...
<ul><li>WESTWARD (FRONTIER) MOVEMENT </li></ul><ul><li>RIVERS SERVED AS A MAJOR TRANSPORTATION NETWORK FOR EARLY SETTLERS ...
<ul><li>Imaginary lines that run around the Earth from North to South </li></ul>
<ul><li>Longitude  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Large Land mass surrounded by water </li></ul>
<ul><li>Continents </li></ul>
<ul><li>Is considered a continent even though it is not entirely surrounded by water.  The land mass is frequently called ...
<ul><li>Europe </li></ul>
<ul><li>The American Indians had to rely on the materials around them to meet their basic needs.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>GEOGRAPHY AND CLIMATE </li></ul>
<ul><li>Large body of water </li></ul>
<ul><li>The Oceans </li></ul>Arctic Ocean Atlantic Ocean Pacific Ocean Pacific Ocean Indian Ocean Southern Ocean
<ul><li>Served as the highway for explorers, early settlers, and later immigrants </li></ul>
<ul><li>The Atlantic Ocean </li></ul>
<ul><li>Imaginary lines that run around the Earth from East to West </li></ul>
<ul><li>Latitude </li></ul>
<ul><li>Were the transportation arteries/life lines for farm and industrial products.  They were also links to other parts...
Mississippi River Missouri River
<ul><li>Was explored by the Spanish </li></ul>
<ul><li>The Colorado River  </li></ul>
<ul><li>I form the border with Mexico </li></ul>
<ul><li>The Rio Grande River </li></ul>
<ul><li>I was a gateway to the west </li></ul>
<ul><li>The Ohio River </li></ul>
<ul><li>I was located on the Nottoway River in southeastern Virginia. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Cactus Hill </li></ul>An archaeologist excavating at Cactus Hill
<ul><li>Items found at Cactus Hill </li></ul><ul><li>provide archaeologists with evidence </li></ul><ul><li>about the peop...
<ul><li>Artifacts </li></ul>
<ul><li>I was a European Explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I explored for Spain </li></ul><ul><li>I claimed the Southwest United ...
<ul><li>Francisco Coronado </li></ul>
<ul><li>I was a European Explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I explored eastern Canada </li></ul><ul><li>I explored for England </l...
<ul><li>John Cabot </li></ul>
<ul><li>I was a European Explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I explored for France </li></ul><ul><li>I claimed the Mississippi Rive...
<ul><li>Robert La Salle </li></ul>
<ul><li>COME DIRECTLY FROM NATURE </li></ul>
<ul><li>NATURAL RESOURCES-  </li></ul>
<ul><li>I was a European Explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I explored for France </li></ul><ul><li>I established the French settl...
<ul><li>Samuel de Champlain </li></ul>
<ul><li>I was Portuguese explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I sailed around the Cape of Good Hope at the southern end of Africa in...
<ul><li>Bartolomeu Dias </li></ul>
<ul><li>I was a Portuguese explorer </li></ul><ul><li>Ten years after Bartolomeu Dias sailed into the Indian Ocean, I reac...
<ul><li>Vasco da Gama </li></ul>
<ul><li>WE WERE WATER FEATURES THAT HELPED MOVE PEOPLE </li></ul><ul><li>WE HELPED THE EXPLORERS </li></ul><ul><li>WE SERV...
THE MAJOR RIVERS OF THE UNITED STATES: COLUMBIA RIVER, OHIO RIVER, RIO GRANDE RIVER, MISSISSIPPI RIVER, MISSOURI RIVER, ST...
<ul><li>People who fished, made clothing, and hunted animals were examples of : </li></ul>
<ul><li>Human Resources- people working to produce goods and services. </li></ul>
<ul><li>I provided the French and Spanish with exploration routes to Mexico and other parts of America. </li></ul>
<ul><li>The Gulf of Mexico </li></ul>Gulf of Mexico
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  1. 1. WHAT AM I? WHO AM I?
  2. 2. <ul><li>Powerful empires </li></ul><ul><li>Located in West Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Became powerful by controlling trade </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Ghana, Mali, and Songhai </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Poor maps and navigational tools </li></ul><ul><li>Disease/starvation </li></ul><ul><li>Fear of the unknown </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of adequate supplies </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Obstacles to exploration </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Located west of the Interior Lowlands and east of the Rocky Mountains </li></ul><ul><li>Flat land that gradually increases in elevation westward </li></ul><ul><li>Grasslands </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>The Great Plains </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Economic venture </li></ul><ul><li>Also called the Lost Colony </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Roanoke Island </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Holds some of the oldest rock formations in North America </li></ul><ul><li>Hills worn by erosion </li></ul><ul><li>Hundreds of lakes carved by glaciers </li></ul><ul><li>Wrapped around Hudson Bay in a horseshoe shape </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Canadian Shield </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Settled by a group of people who wanted freedom to practice their faith without interference </li></ul><ul><li>William Penn was the founder </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Pennsylvania (Quakers) </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Economic: gold, natural resources, trade </li></ul><ul><li>Religious: spread of Christianity </li></ul><ul><li>Competitions for empire </li></ul><ul><li>Belief in the superiority of their own culture </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Motivating forces for European exploration </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>Located along the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico </li></ul><ul><li>Broad lowland providing many excellent harbors </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>Coastal Plain </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>Economic venture </li></ul><ul><li>Virginia Company of London </li></ul><ul><li>1607 </li></ul><ul><li>First permanent English settlement in North America </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>Jamestown </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Exchanged goods and ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Improved navigational tools and ships </li></ul><ul><li>Claimed territories </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>Accomplishments of European exploration </li></ul>
  22. 22. <ul><li>Relied on geography and climate for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Lived in a rainy, mild climate </li></ul><ul><li>Inhabited the Pacific Northwest Coast </li></ul>
  23. 23. Located-Pacific Northwest Kwakiutl
  24. 24. <ul><li>Located west of the Rocky Mountains and east of the Sierra Nevada's and the Cascades </li></ul><ul><li>Area of varying elevation containing isolated mountain ranges and Death Valley, the lowest point in North America </li></ul>
  25. 25. <ul><li>The Basin and Range Region </li></ul>
  26. 26. <ul><li>Relied on geography and environment for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Inhabited the southwest in present day New Mexico and Arizona </li></ul><ul><li>Lived in desert areas bordering cliffs and mountains </li></ul>
  27. 27. <ul><li>Pueblo </li></ul>Located- Southwest Pueblo
  28. 28. <ul><li>Located west of the Appalachian Mountains and east of the Great Plains </li></ul><ul><li>Rolling flat lands with many rivers, broad river valleys, and grassy hills </li></ul>
  29. 29. <ul><li>Interior Lowlands Region </li></ul>
  30. 30. <ul><li>One of the thirteen colonies </li></ul><ul><li>Settled by people who wanted a new life and economic freedom </li></ul><ul><li>Settled by people who had been in debtor’s prisons in England </li></ul>
  31. 31. <ul><li>Georgia </li></ul>
  32. 32. <ul><li>Relied on geography and climate for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Inhabited present day Alaska and Northern Canada </li></ul><ul><li>Lived in Arctic areas where the temperature is below freezing much of the year </li></ul>
  33. 33. <ul><li>Inuit </li></ul>Located- Canada- Alaska Inuit
  34. 34. <ul><li>Located west of the Great Plains and east of the Basin and Range </li></ul><ul><li>Rugged mountains stretching from Alaska to Mexico </li></ul><ul><li>High elevations </li></ul><ul><li>Contain the Continental Divide, which determines the directional flow of rivers </li></ul>
  35. 35. <ul><li>Rocky Mountain Region </li></ul>
  36. 36. <ul><li>Located west of the Coastal Plain </li></ul><ul><li>Extends from eastern Canada to western Alabama </li></ul><ul><li>Old, eroded mountains </li></ul><ul><li>Oldest mountain range in North America </li></ul>
  37. 37. <ul><li>Appalachian Mountain region </li></ul>
  38. 38. <ul><li>Relied on geography and climate for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Inhabited the interior of the United States </li></ul><ul><li>Great Plains </li></ul><ul><li>Dry grasslands </li></ul>
  39. 39. <ul><li>Lakota </li></ul>Located- The Great Plains Lakota
  40. 40. <ul><li>Settled by separatists from the Church of England </li></ul><ul><li>Colonists wanted to avoid religious persecution </li></ul>
  41. 41. <ul><li>Plymouth Colony (Pilgrims) </li></ul>Pilgrims landing at Plymouth Rock
  42. 42. <ul><li>Interacted with the Native Americans during the European Exploration Era </li></ul><ul><li>Established settlements and claimed ownership of land </li></ul><ul><li>Learned farming techniques from the American Indians </li></ul><ul><li>Traded </li></ul>
  43. 43. <ul><li>English/England </li></ul>
  44. 44. <ul><li>Rugged mountains along the Pacific Coast </li></ul><ul><li>Stretch from California to Canada </li></ul><ul><li>Contains fertile valleys </li></ul>
  45. 45. <ul><li>The Coastal Range region </li></ul>
  46. 46. <ul><li>Relied on geography and climate for food, clothing, and shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Inhabited Northeast North America </li></ul><ul><li>Heavily forested </li></ul><ul><li>Eastern Woodland </li></ul>
  47. 47. <ul><li>Iroquois </li></ul>Located- Northeast- Eastern Woodlands Iroquois
  48. 48. <ul><li>New England colony </li></ul><ul><li>Settled by people seeking religious freedom </li></ul><ul><li>Puritans </li></ul>
  49. 49. <ul><li>Massachusetts Bay Colony </li></ul>John Winthrop, the first Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony
  50. 50. <ul><li>Interacted with the Native Americans during the European Exploration Era </li></ul><ul><li>Brought European diseases </li></ul><ul><li>Brought Christianity to the New World </li></ul><ul><li>Conquered and enslaved Native Americans </li></ul>
  51. 51. <ul><li>Spanish/Spain </li></ul>
  52. 52. <ul><li>European Explorers </li></ul><ul><li>Did not explore North America </li></ul><ul><li>Explored along the coast of West Africa </li></ul>
  53. 53. <ul><li>Portugal </li></ul>
  54. 54. <ul><li>Explored North America </li></ul><ul><li>Had the best relationship with the Native Americans </li></ul><ul><li>Established trading posts </li></ul>
  55. 55. <ul><li>French/France </li></ul>
  56. 56. <ul><li>The canoes, bows, and spears were examples </li></ul>
  57. 57. <ul><li>CAPITAL RESOURCES- goods produced and used to make other goods and services. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  58. 58. <ul><li>Study human behavior and culture through the recovery and analysis of artifacts. </li></ul>
  59. 59. <ul><li>ARCHAEOLOGY </li></ul>
  60. 60. <ul><li>HOW GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES ARE IMPORTANT TO UNITED STATES HISTORY </li></ul>
  61. 61. <ul><li>PATTERNS OF TRADE </li></ul><ul><li>TRADE ROUTES GREW ALONG RIVERS LIKE THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI RIVER OR THE GREAT LAKES . </li></ul><ul><li>LOCATIONS OF CITIES AND TOWNS </li></ul><ul><li>CITIES AND TOWNS DEVELOPED IN AREAS NEAR LARGE BODIES OF WATER THAT PROVIDED TRANSPORTATION FOR GOODS AS WELL AS NATURAL RESOURCES </li></ul>
  62. 62. <ul><li>WESTWARD (FRONTIER) MOVEMENT </li></ul><ul><li>RIVERS SERVED AS A MAJOR TRANSPORTATION NETWORK FOR EARLY SETTLERS MOVING WEST </li></ul><ul><li>AGRICULTURE AND FISHING INDUSTRIES </li></ul><ul><li>THE GREAT PLAINS OFFERED GREAT EXPANSES OF LAND FOR AGRICULTURE USE, SUCH AS FARMING AND RAISING CATTLE. FISHING INDUSTRIES GREW AROUND AMERICA’S PLENTIFUL COASTAL AREAS, SUCH AS VIRGINIA’S EASTERN SHORE. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  63. 63. <ul><li>Imaginary lines that run around the Earth from North to South </li></ul>
  64. 64. <ul><li>Longitude </li></ul>
  65. 65. <ul><li>Large Land mass surrounded by water </li></ul>
  66. 66. <ul><li>Continents </li></ul>
  67. 67. <ul><li>Is considered a continent even though it is not entirely surrounded by water. The land mass is frequently called Eurasia. </li></ul>
  68. 68. <ul><li>Europe </li></ul>
  69. 69. <ul><li>The American Indians had to rely on the materials around them to meet their basic needs. </li></ul>
  70. 70. <ul><li>GEOGRAPHY AND CLIMATE </li></ul>
  71. 71. <ul><li>Large body of water </li></ul>
  72. 72. <ul><li>The Oceans </li></ul>Arctic Ocean Atlantic Ocean Pacific Ocean Pacific Ocean Indian Ocean Southern Ocean
  73. 73. <ul><li>Served as the highway for explorers, early settlers, and later immigrants </li></ul>
  74. 74. <ul><li>The Atlantic Ocean </li></ul>
  75. 75. <ul><li>Imaginary lines that run around the Earth from East to West </li></ul>
  76. 76. <ul><li>Latitude </li></ul>
  77. 77. <ul><li>Were the transportation arteries/life lines for farm and industrial products. They were also links to other parts of the world. </li></ul>
  78. 78. Mississippi River Missouri River
  79. 79. <ul><li>Was explored by the Spanish </li></ul>
  80. 80. <ul><li>The Colorado River </li></ul>
  81. 81. <ul><li>I form the border with Mexico </li></ul>
  82. 82. <ul><li>The Rio Grande River </li></ul>
  83. 83. <ul><li>I was a gateway to the west </li></ul>
  84. 84. <ul><li>The Ohio River </li></ul>
  85. 85. <ul><li>I was located on the Nottoway River in southeastern Virginia. </li></ul>
  86. 86. <ul><li>Cactus Hill </li></ul>An archaeologist excavating at Cactus Hill
  87. 87. <ul><li>Items found at Cactus Hill </li></ul><ul><li>provide archaeologists with evidence </li></ul><ul><li>about the people who used to live there. </li></ul><ul><li>These stone tools date back about 15,000 years. </li></ul>
  88. 88. <ul><li>Artifacts </li></ul>
  89. 89. <ul><li>I was a European Explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I explored for Spain </li></ul><ul><li>I claimed the Southwest United States </li></ul>
  90. 90. <ul><li>Francisco Coronado </li></ul>
  91. 91. <ul><li>I was a European Explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I explored eastern Canada </li></ul><ul><li>I explored for England </li></ul>
  92. 92. <ul><li>John Cabot </li></ul>
  93. 93. <ul><li>I was a European Explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I explored for France </li></ul><ul><li>I claimed the Mississippi River Valley </li></ul>
  94. 94. <ul><li>Robert La Salle </li></ul>
  95. 95. <ul><li>COME DIRECTLY FROM NATURE </li></ul>
  96. 96. <ul><li>NATURAL RESOURCES- </li></ul>
  97. 97. <ul><li>I was a European Explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I explored for France </li></ul><ul><li>I established the French settlement of Quebec </li></ul>
  98. 98. <ul><li>Samuel de Champlain </li></ul>
  99. 99. <ul><li>I was Portuguese explorer </li></ul><ul><li>I sailed around the Cape of Good Hope at the southern end of Africa into the Indian Ocean in 1498 </li></ul>
  100. 100. <ul><li>Bartolomeu Dias </li></ul>
  101. 101. <ul><li>I was a Portuguese explorer </li></ul><ul><li>Ten years after Bartolomeu Dias sailed into the Indian Ocean, I reached India </li></ul>
  102. 102. <ul><li>Vasco da Gama </li></ul>
  103. 103. <ul><li>WE WERE WATER FEATURES THAT HELPED MOVE PEOPLE </li></ul><ul><li>WE HELPED THE EXPLORERS </li></ul><ul><li>WE SERVED AS A GATEWAY TO THE WEST </li></ul>
  104. 104. THE MAJOR RIVERS OF THE UNITED STATES: COLUMBIA RIVER, OHIO RIVER, RIO GRANDE RIVER, MISSISSIPPI RIVER, MISSOURI RIVER, ST. LAWRENCE RIVER, COLORADO RIVER
  105. 105. <ul><li>People who fished, made clothing, and hunted animals were examples of : </li></ul>
  106. 106. <ul><li>Human Resources- people working to produce goods and services. </li></ul>
  107. 107. <ul><li>I provided the French and Spanish with exploration routes to Mexico and other parts of America. </li></ul>
  108. 108. <ul><li>The Gulf of Mexico </li></ul>Gulf of Mexico

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