In 1607, a group of English  Separatists , known as  Pilgrims , moved to Holland in order to worship their  religion  as t...
<ul><li>The  Pilgrims  received a  charter   from the Virginia Company in  1620  to settle in northern  Virginia . </li></...
In  1620 , the Pilgrims set sail for  Virginia  on a ship called the  Mayflower , but a storm blew them instead to  Massac...
The   Pilgrims   developed the   Mayflower Compact ,  which was an agreement, or contract, to make  laws  that would  bene...
i iV iii II
The Pilgrims named their new  colony   Plymouth .
i iV iii II
More than  half  of the settlers  died  during the first winter.
Squanto  were  Native Americans  who  taught  the Pilgrims how to  farm  and trap animals.
The 1 st  Thanksgiving Dinner??
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  • &amp;quot;They fell upon their knees and blessed the God of heaven who had brought them over the vast and furious ocean.&amp;quot; -- WILLIAM BRADFORD&apos;S JOURNAL
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    1. 1. In 1607, a group of English Separatists , known as Pilgrims , moved to Holland in order to worship their religion as they wished.
    2. 2. <ul><li>The Pilgrims received a charter from the Virginia Company in 1620 to settle in northern Virginia . </li></ul>Charter – legal document giving certain rights to a person or company <ul><li>The Pilgrims agreed to work for the company as indentured servants . </li></ul>
    3. 3. In 1620 , the Pilgrims set sail for Virginia on a ship called the Mayflower , but a storm blew them instead to Massachusetts …or did they have other plans??
    4. 4. The Pilgrims developed the Mayflower Compact , which was an agreement, or contract, to make laws that would benefit all the people of the Plymouth Colony .
    5. 5. i iV iii II
    6. 6. The Pilgrims named their new colony Plymouth .
    7. 7. i iV iii II
    8. 8. More than half of the settlers died during the first winter.
    9. 9. Squanto were Native Americans who taught the Pilgrims how to farm and trap animals.
    10. 10. The 1 st Thanksgiving Dinner??

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