Trouble in Roanoke The First English Colony
<ul><li>A. Spain establishes first colonies in the Americas. </li></ul><ul><li>B. France, England, & Netherlands follow Sp...
<ul><li>A. 1585 </li></ul><ul><li>B. Sir Walter Raleigh raises money to start a new colony. </li></ul><ul><li>C. Queen Eli...
<ul><li>A. 1587 </li></ul><ul><li>B. 120+ colonists return to Roanoke. </li></ul><ul><li>C. Supplies run low. </li></ul><u...
<ul><li>A. 1580 </li></ul><ul><li>B. White and colonists return. </li></ul><ul><li>C. No signs of life to be found. </li><...
<ul><li>So what do you think happened? </li></ul><ul><li>Brainstorm for 5 minutes and write your analysis of where the col...
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  1. 1. Trouble in Roanoke The First English Colony
  2. 2. <ul><li>A. Spain establishes first colonies in the Americas. </li></ul><ul><li>B. France, England, & Netherlands follow Spain’s example. </li></ul><ul><li>C. Intense competition between these powers to control economic markets. </li></ul><ul><li>D. Rivalries emerge b/w nations. </li></ul>I. European Rivalries
  3. 3. <ul><li>A. 1585 </li></ul><ul><li>B. Sir Walter Raleigh raises money to start a new colony. </li></ul><ul><li>C. Queen Elizabeth approves. </li></ul><ul><li>D. Colonists land on Roanoke Island. </li></ul><ul><li>E. Within a year the colony fails. </li></ul>II. The First English Colony Elizabeth and Raleigh in the 16 th Century
  4. 4. <ul><li>A. 1587 </li></ul><ul><li>B. 120+ colonists return to Roanoke. </li></ul><ul><li>C. Supplies run low. </li></ul><ul><li>D. John White and others sail for England to gather supplies. </li></ul><ul><li>E. War with Spain prevents them from returning. </li></ul>III. Roanoke, Take Two
  5. 5. <ul><li>A. 1580 </li></ul><ul><li>B. White and colonists return. </li></ul><ul><li>C. No signs of life to be found. </li></ul><ul><li>D. CROATOAN carved on single tree. </li></ul>IV. The Lost Colony
  6. 6. <ul><li>So what do you think happened? </li></ul><ul><li>Brainstorm for 5 minutes and write your analysis of where the colonists went! </li></ul><ul><li>Be creative! </li></ul>Your Take on Roanoke!

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