COME TO THE NEW WORLD

BY COLEMAN BENNETT

WHY TO COME

Some English people came to bring Christianity to the Indians. Others came because they thought America was filled with jewels and gold! Many others came for the adventure of it all and the excitement of living in a faraway land! The colonists came to America for many reasons. But they had one thing in common. They wanted the freedom to live the way they thought best.

THINGS TO BRING/DESIRDE TRAITS

HATCHETS-it will be used for cutting down trees for houses
POTATOES- something easy to grow and has lots of calories
BLACK SMITH-help make things needed like a shovel/axe
MUSKETS-to defend your self and for food.
BLANKETS-used to help sleep and to keep warm
GUN POWDER- used for guns and for fires
LONG BOATS-used to travel water and for fishing
BUCKETS/BOWLS-used for carrying water and to store food and to eat out of
HORSES-used to carry you and other things
CHICKENS-use for eggs and for chicken
BIG POTS-used for cooking/stew
BUILDERS-used for building houses and other things needed
FRUITS-used to plant and to eat on the way there
SEEDLINGS-used to plant crops for food
SALT-to preserve meat and to add tast