The Thirteen Colonies The Beginning of a New Nation
New England Colonies <ul><ul><li>Founded 1630                   Massachusetts </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><...
Colonial families began to settle.
They built houses and farmed the land. <ul><li>  </li></ul>
Saltbox houses were built in New England Colonies.
Middle Colonies <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded 1624                       New York </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li>...
Families brought livestock to help work the farms.
Horses provided transportation also.
Southern Colonies <ul><ul><li>Founded in 1607                    Virginia </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>F...
Plantation houses were built in the southern colonies.
Southern colonists grew cotton on plantations.
They also grew tobacco on their plantations.
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The thirteen colonies

  1. 1. The Thirteen Colonies The Beginning of a New Nation
  2. 2. New England Colonies <ul><ul><li>Founded 1630                   Massachusetts </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded 1636                   Connecticut </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded 1636                   Rhode Island </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded 1680                  New Hampshire </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Colonial families began to settle.
  4. 4. They built houses and farmed the land. <ul><li>  </li></ul>
  5. 5. Saltbox houses were built in New England Colonies.
  6. 6. Middle Colonies <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded 1624                       New York </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded 1638                       Delaware </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded 1664                       New Jersey </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded 1681                       Pennsylvania </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  7. 7. Families brought livestock to help work the farms.
  8. 8. Horses provided transportation also.
  9. 9. Southern Colonies <ul><ul><li>Founded in 1607                    Virginia </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded in 1632                    Maryland </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded in 1663                    North Carolina </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded in 1712                    South Carolina </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founded in 1733                    Georgia </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Plantation houses were built in the southern colonies.
  11. 11. Southern colonists grew cotton on plantations.
  12. 12. They also grew tobacco on their plantations.

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