SOL USI.6a:
Sources of Colonial
Dissatisfaction
6th Grade Portsmouth Public Schools
As

Great Britain expanded control over
the American colonies, many colonists
became dissatisfied and rebellious.

Essent...
What

steps did Great Britain take to
increase its control over the colonies?

Why

did many colonists become
dissatisfi...
Key Words
Stamp

Act: an act
passed by British
Parliament that
required a tax on
all printed items
such as newspaper
and ...
Key Words
Proclamation

of
1763: King George
III of England
prohibited the
westward
movement of
colonists across the
Appa...
Key Words
Parliament:

the
British legislature
made up of the
House of Lords and
the House of
Commons.

http://european-u...
Great Britain’s Reasons for
Control
Great

Britain
wanted to remain a
world power.
In

the American colonies, Great Britain’s
desire to remain a world power resulted in
a conflict with the French known as...
Great Britain’s Reasons for
Control
Great

Britain
imposed taxes,
such as the Stamp
Act, to raise
revenue to pay the
cost...
Great Britain's Reasons for
Taxation
Great

Britain
wanted to finance
the French and
Indian War.

http://www.americanrevo...
Great Britain’s Reasons for
Taxation
To

help with the
maintaining of
British troops in the
colonies.
Sources of Colonial
Dissatisfaction
Colonies

had no
representation in
Parliament.

http://constitutionday.cpms.osd.mil/5...
Sources of Colonial
Dissatisfaction
Some

colonists
resented the power
of colonial
governors.

Sir William Berkeley, a Br...
Sources of Colonial
Dissatisfaction
Great

Britain
wanted control
over colonial
legislatures.

The House of Burgesses,
Wi...
Sources of Colonial
Dissatisfaction
Colonies

taxes.

opposed
Sources of Colonial
Dissatisfaction
Proclamation

of

1763, which
followed the French
and Indian war,
restricted western
...
Why

would these things make the
colonists angry?

Which

colonial dissatisfaction do you think
was most important in le...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

6a sources of colonial dissatisfaction

1,337 views

Published on

Published in: Sports
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,337
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
634
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

6a sources of colonial dissatisfaction

  1. 1. SOL USI.6a: Sources of Colonial Dissatisfaction 6th Grade Portsmouth Public Schools
  2. 2. As Great Britain expanded control over the American colonies, many colonists became dissatisfied and rebellious. Essential Knowledge
  3. 3. What steps did Great Britain take to increase its control over the colonies? Why did many colonists become dissatisfied with Great Britain’s control over the colonies? Essential Questions
  4. 4. Key Words Stamp Act: an act passed by British Parliament that required a tax on all printed items such as newspaper and legal documents.
  5. 5. Key Words Proclamation of 1763: King George III of England prohibited the westward movement of colonists across the Appalachian Mountains. http://energy.er.usgs.gov/images/regional_studies/appalachians/app_mtns2.jpg
  6. 6. Key Words Parliament: the British legislature made up of the House of Lords and the House of Commons. http://european-union.ca/images/ukparliament.jpg
  7. 7. Great Britain’s Reasons for Control Great Britain wanted to remain a world power.
  8. 8. In the American colonies, Great Britain’s desire to remain a world power resulted in a conflict with the French known as the French and Indian War. Great Britain’s Reasons for Control
  9. 9. Great Britain’s Reasons for Control Great Britain imposed taxes, such as the Stamp Act, to raise revenue to pay the cost of the French and Indian War.
  10. 10. Great Britain's Reasons for Taxation Great Britain wanted to finance the French and Indian War. http://www.americanrevolution.com/images/FrenchandIndianWar1.jpg
  11. 11. Great Britain’s Reasons for Taxation To help with the maintaining of British troops in the colonies.
  12. 12. Sources of Colonial Dissatisfaction Colonies had no representation in Parliament. http://constitutionday.cpms.osd.mil/508/page03.jpg
  13. 13. Sources of Colonial Dissatisfaction Some colonists resented the power of colonial governors. Sir William Berkeley, a British colonial governor of Virginia. http://cache.eb.com/eb/image?id=31217&rendTypeId=4
  14. 14. Sources of Colonial Dissatisfaction Great Britain wanted control over colonial legislatures. The House of Burgesses, Williamsburg, VA. http://www.history.org/Almanack/places/hb/cappc2.jpg
  15. 15. Sources of Colonial Dissatisfaction Colonies taxes. opposed
  16. 16. Sources of Colonial Dissatisfaction Proclamation of 1763, which followed the French and Indian war, restricted western movement of settlers. http://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/thumb/4/4c/300px-Map_of_territorial_growth_1775.jpg
  17. 17. Why would these things make the colonists angry? Which colonial dissatisfaction do you think was most important in leading to the Revolutionary War? Why? Think About It…

×