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What Your Child is Learning in Unit 3: "Life in the English Colonies"

Over the next few weeks, your child will examine the three distinct colonial regions that developed in North America--the southern, New England, and middle colonies. He or she will also learn about the Jamestown settlement, and the arrival of slaves to North America.

Activities You Can Do at Home to Support Your Child's Learning

Chapter 7 The Southern Colonies

Chapter 8 The New England Colonies

Chapter 9 The Middle Colonies


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