World History – Middle Ages to American Revolution

Georgia Becomes a Colony

Take some time to learn about Georgia and life in the southern colonies.

 

Readings

   

  • p.37-39 in The Thirteen Colonies
  • Explore p.76-96 about the southern colonies in Colonial Living (We will check out the pictures and read from text to discuss more as needed.  Remember that this is about exposure.)

Internet Exploration:

Click the image to explore a short video and article about the founding of Georgia:

Georgia Stories offers several video presentations about Establishing the Georgia Colony and Daily Life in Colonial Georgia.  These are presented in a news report format and can be a fun way to explore this information.

Video:

Activities:

CLICK HERE for a reading comprehension worksheet about Colonial Georgia.

Thirteen Colonies Geography & Memorization:

Color in and label the colony of Georgia on a blank map of the Thirteen Colonies.  Review location and name of colonies which you have already colored in a previous lesson.

 

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