Unit 3: The English Colonies

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New England Colonies
Vocabulary Preview Reading Strategy: Predict and Infer
Lesson 1 Core Geography of the Colonies
Extend Geography—The Appalachians
Lesson 2 Core New England
Extend Readers' Theater—Town Meeting, April 5, 1749
Lesson 3 Core Life in New England
Extend Economics—Cod Fishing
Chart and Graph SkillMake a Line Graph
Chapter 5 Review


Middle and Southern Colonies
Vocabulary Preview Reading Strategy: Monitor and Clarify
Lesson 1 Core The Middle Colonies
Extend Technology—Benjamin Franklin: Inventor
Citizenship SkillMake a Decision
Apply Critical Thinking
Lesson 2 Core Life in the Middle Colonies
Extend History—Colonial Apprentice, October 17, 1730
Lesson 3 Core The Southern Colonies
Extend Literature—"Ann's Story: 1747" by Joan Lowery Nixon
Lesson 4 Core Life in the South
Extend History—Slavery's Past
Chapter 6 Review
Unit 3 Review: Current Events Project
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