Setting Up The Colonies - Roanoke & Jamestown
Roanoke Colony was the first attempt by the English to establish a colony in the Americas. Unfortunately, the colony failed when the settlers disappeared under mysterious circumstances giving the colony the nickname the "Lost Colony." We would like you to complete your own research about Roanoke. Look out for reasons as to why Roanoke failed.
Jamestown was the first permanent English settlement in North America. It was founded in 1607 and served as the capital of the Virginia colony for over 80 years. We would like you to complete your own research about Jamestown. Look out for reasons as to why Jamestown succeeded.
Wednesday - Complete research about Roanoke & Jamestown
Thursday - Order the timeline of events (below). Answer the following questions in a double page spread -