By Kendra Strickland
Colonies and Colonial Regions in America
Abbreviations for Colonies
NJ- New Jersey
NH- New Hampshire
RI- Rhode Island
NC- North Carolina
SC- South Carolina
NY- New York
Come to Jamestown!
This is where the Colonists lived.
This showed the early on relationship between the settlers and the Native Americans.
All of the men are very busy.
Come to Charles Town!
Come to Boston!
The Chesapeake Bay
Britain's purpose for establishing the Georgia colony was to provide a barrier between the English and the Spanish. Georgia was known as the social experiment, they sent all of the convicts and criminals to Georgia. The purpose for Pennsylvania was an escape from religious prosecution for the Quakers. The wanted to find refuge to practice their religion.
2. Describe William Penn's vision for Pennsylvania.
William Penn's vision for Pennsylvania is now known as the Holy Experiment. There was freedom of religion, no social classes, and everyone worked together despite their differences.
3. What was the name of New York City prior to English control?
4. How did the English divide up New York?
Into three parts, one controlled by James, the duke of York, and he gave the rest of the colony to his two friends.
5. Why did the English focus their early colonization efforts on the north and south Carolina's?
The English focused their early colonization efforts on the north and south Carolina
s because they wanted to stop Spanish expansion in it's tracks, the English wanted to control as much as they could, but keep a safe distance from the Spanish.