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Welcome to Discovery!!
Over the next few weeks you will be taking a journey to the New World!  What will you bring?  Will you survive?  Will the Natives be nice or enemies?
Good Luck!!
Day 1 - Map Keys and Legends

2. Go to Adventure Island
Day 1 Blog - Describe 2 new geography terms you learned in the presentation.  

Day 2 - Longitude and Latitude

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3. Play Treasure Hunt. if you have time. 

Day 2 Blog - How will you remember the difference between longitude and latitude lines?  How do they help on maps?

Day 3 - Ships

Tour the Mayflower.
Read The Mystery of Roanoke - Pg. 139-140


Day 3 Blog - What do you think happened to the English colony on Roanoke Island?

Day 4 - Reason for leaving England
Part 1
Read Success at Jamestown and and The Founding of Plymouth Colony- p. 140-144
You can also listen along to the reading of Jamestone by clicking here p 140-142
You can also listen along to the reading of the Mayflower by clicking here p 142-144
Day 4.1 Blog - Why did colonists go to Jamestown?  Why did the colonists settle in Plymouth?

Part 2
Day 4.2 Blog - Which flag did you like the most?  Why?


Day 5 - Voyage

Follow the Mayflower as it sails across the Atlantic.
Day 5 Blog What would be the most important item you'd bring?  Why?  What would be one personal item you wouldn't be able to leave behind?  Why?

Day 6 - Our Colonial Heritage

Read pages 154-157



Keller -
Journal entry #1 - Create a Google Doc in your Social Studies Folder 
        * Why are you leaving to go to the New World?  What type of colony do you belong to?
        * How are you feeling about the trip ahead of you?  What are you the most excited and nervous about?
        * Describe your voyage, (Sailing rounds).
        * The entry should be in the voice of a colonist.  Be sure to date your entry.
        * Any other information we should know about.

Franke
Journal entry #2 - 
        * Describe your voyage, (Sailing rounds).
        * The entry should be in the voice of a colonist.  Be sure to date your entry.
        * Any other information we should know about.

Canham
Journal entry #3 - 
        * Describe how your landing went. Why did you pick the land you did?
        * The entry should be in the voice of a colonist.  Be sure to date your entry.
        * Any other information we should know about.

Day 7 - Southern Colonies




Blog Day 7 - What is one thing you learned about the Southern Colonies?

Day 8 - Middle Colonies


Blog: Why did William Penn travel to the new world?


Keller
Journal Entry #2 - Continue writing on the same Google Doc
    *Where are you in your journey? 
    * Describe your environment.
    * What have you encountered so far?
    * How do you feel about your progress?
    * Have you lost or gained anything for your colony?
    * Any other information we should know about.

Franke
Journal Entry #3 - continue writing on the same Google Doc.
    * Describe your environment.
    * What have you encountered so far?
    * How do you feel about your progress?
    * Have you lost or gained anything for your colony?
    * Any other information we should know about.

Day 9 - New England Colonies

Day 9 Blog - For what reasons did people establish colonies in New England?


Day 10 - Life in Towns and Cities




Day 10 Blog - What needs of the colonists did towns and cities meet?

Day 11 - Life on Plantations



Day 11 Blog - Describe the differences between being an indentured servant and a slave.

Day 12 - Life on the Frontier



Day 12 Blog - Would you have joined Harry and Sukey on the frontier?  Why or why not?

Journal #3 




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