COLONIAL AMERICAN CAREERS: ROANOKE AND JAMESTOWN SETTLERS
This product contains 14 one-page reading passages covering the Colonial Career of Roanoke and Jamestown Settlers, the Starving time, Patience and Deliverance, John Rolfe, Tobacco, Pocahontas, Servitude vs. Slavery, the Powhatan Attacks of 1622 and more. This product is also perfect for SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for CLOSE READING with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included). THIS LESSON INCLUDES READING PASSAGES, ACTIVITIES, REVIEW GAME, WORKSHEET AND TEACHER’S KEY.

With the Age of Exploration in the 15th and 16th Centuries came the Colonization of the Americas. In 1584, Sir Walter Raleigh explored a region in North America naming the area Virginia. The land was claimed, named and mapped with the intention of sending colonists there to live. This lesson plan covers life in the colonies as the settlers struggled with starvation, harsh winters, and the Native Americans. This lesson plan includes:

Reading Passages: *
14 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:
• ARRIVING AT ROANOKE
• ROANOKE – THE LOST COLONY
• JAMESTOWN SETTLEMENT
• JAMES TOWNE – IN HONOR OF THE KING
• LIFE IN JAMESTOWN; LIFE AS A SETTLER
• FIRST, SECOND AND THIRD SUPPLIES
• THE STARVING TIME
• PATIENCE AND DELIVERANCE
• JOHN ROLFE AND TOBACCO
• JOHN ROLFE AND POCAHONTAS
• TOBACCO – LABOR NEEDS
• SERVITUDE AND SLAVERY
• THE POWHATAN INDIANS: TENSION BUILDS
• THE POWHATAN ATTACKS OF 1622

Activities:
This product includes the following classroom activities:

 Packing for the Colonies
 Roanoke and Jamestown Venn-Diagram
 Learn Some Powhatan!
 Modernize the Spelling and Interpret the Meaning!
 Job Application – Settler
 Review Worksheet - Settlers
 Bingo Review Game – Words and Clues
 Popular Jamestown Names: Seek, Find and Chart
 Coloring Page!
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Created: Jul 23, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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Settler-Lesson

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