Encounters in the Americas
What Happened in New Spain
Read pages 159 - 163 in your soical studies text. Take notes on who built New Spain and what they produced in New Spain. After you finish your note taking, write a two paragraph summay of what you learned.
The French in North America
Read pages 166-168. While reading, determine why the French came to North America. What were they looking for and what did they find that kept them in North America?
After reading the section, write a one paragraph summary of what the French did in North America.
The English in North America
Read pages 173 - 177. Determine which groups founded Jamestown and Plymouth and why they founded them.
Use the following study guide to take notes: study guide.
Write a paragraph telling who founded the English colonies and why they founded them.