History 8-1, Assignment Two, British Colonies Grow in Virginia and Massachusetts

Asignment Two

British Colonies Take Hold in Virginia and Massachusetts

Deadline, Dec. 14, 80 points


What did it take for Plymouth and Jamestown to survive?

Ships at Jamestown



Just surviving in Jamestown or Plymouth was tough. Death rates were high, and good work was hard to find.


Students will identify and describe the patterns of settlement and significant interactions associated with Jamestown and Plymouth. Specific instructions are on the assignment sheet.

Special instructions

You will especially want to use pages ten and eleven of Chapter Three in the online textbook and Chapter Four while working on this assignment.


Links you will use with this assignment

A copy of the assignment

Click here to view a printed copy of this assignment.

Other online files

Click here to view Chapter Three of the textbook.

Click here to view Chapter Four of the online textbook

Click here to view the PowerPoint file we used in class at the start of this unit.

To view the PowerPoint we used in class about the Separatists coming to America, click here.

To view the PowerPoint about multi-national colonial life we will use in class, click here.

Here is the link to the little side note about John Smith we used in class.