13 Colonies

BY: Xavier Casserilla

New England Colonies

The New England colony has lots if fishing and sea work. This colony has lumber, shipbuilders, whaling, cattle and fishing. They use lumber to make the ships and ships to catch fish and go whaling. This colony does not farm because the lack of good soil and long winters. Since this colony is on the coast line that allowed them to fish and whale. This colony has Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Connecticut. https://21stcenturylearning.sharepoint.com/siteimages/s9.jpg

Middle Colonies

This colony has New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania. It's nickname is the "breadbasket colony" because this colony produced the most wheat. This economy is filled with cattle, wheat, fish, furs[ beavers ] , iron, pigs, sheep and timber. This colony was better at farming but not perfect. There was a medium winter length and fertile soil. There were immigrants from all over Europe. http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-9ZxQpRDqdI4/TntdqSOFXVI/AAAAAAAAAgo/hoI7ONnEAGM/s1600/mid%2Bcolonies.jpg
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Southern Colonies

This colony has Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland and Georgia. This colony was the best at planting. This colony has great soil and weather.They had slaves do their farming and every day activities. The economy was filled with corn,indigo,naval stores,pigs,rice and tobacco.This colony was self sufficient. Most everything you needed was produced. https://the8yellowpage.wikispaces.com/file/view/Southern%20colonies.jpg/358983648/Southern%20colonies.jpg