Era 2: Colonization and settlement (1585-1763)
Era 2: Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763)
Era Two One-page Guide (PDF) (This is a one page document for teachers to reference when creating their lesson plans. By checking the standards that apply, teachers can show how their lessons meet district, state, and national curriculum Standards.)
Era Two Summary (PDF)
Era Two: Standard Guide (PDF)
Pinterest Board for this Era
Billy Smith, "Down and Out in Early America" (chapter available)
Participants in the TAH program learn several narratives on the settlement of early America.
Links and Resources
Lesson plan by Marion Menzin and located in the OAH's Magazine of History: The Atlantic World, Volume 18, no 3: April 2004
Discovery, Exploration, Colonies, and Revolution Index of timelines, maps, primary sources, and other supplementary materials
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