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By: Davis F.  Saws  Hammers  Planes  They played board games, puzzles, and cards. Also, they played rolling hoops, walking on stilts, or a game.

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2 By: Davis F.

3  Saws  Hammers  Planes

4  They played board games, puzzles, and cards. Also, they played rolling hoops, walking on stilts, or a game of ninepins.

5  Men wore: a coat, breeches, and stockings  Women wore: a hat, lace neck kerchief, stomacher

6  In the New England Colonies parents taught their kids to read so they could read the Bible. They would go to grammar Schools, which helped you get in to college.  In the Middle Colonies kids usually went to private schools.  In the Southern colonies kids were taught at home by tutors and sons usually later went to Europe to get taught.  Schools used special books called hornbooks.  Girls didn’t go to school.

7  Basket maker: Made homemade baskets and they could carry things.  Blacksmiths: Crafted tools and hardware for homes and fellow tradesmen.  Silversmith: Sculptures silver from when they first pour all the way to the finish.

8  Peanut Soup  Gallops of Salmon  Tidewater Chili

9 Samuel Adams :  He helped organize the Boston Tea Party. Benjamin Franklin :  He found out about electricity John Adams :  He played a big role in making Congress Declare Independence Alexander Hamilton :  Founder of the first American political Party.

10  New England :  Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire  Middle Colonies :  New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware  Southern Colonies :  Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia

11 What made each region unique New England:  Massachusetts: Lumber, shipbuilding, and fish  Rhode Island: Lumber, Fish,  Connecticut: Shipbuilding, lumber fish  New Hampshire: Molasses, fish Middle Colonies:  New York: Shipbuilding, trade  New Jersey: Oats, wheat, rye,  Pennsylvania: Trade, shipbuilding  Delaware: Tobacco Southern Colonies:  Virginia: Tobacco  Maryland: Tobacco  North Carolina: Tar from pine trees, tobacco, pitch, rice  South Carolina: Tar from pine trees, tobacco, pitch, rice  Georgia: Indigo, Tobacco

12 Slavery Why did this practice come to America?  It came because Americans needed a way to get all of their plants picked and so they got Africans to do it. Which region became most dependent upon it and why?  The Southern Colonies became the most dependent on it because they had very big fields and if they didn’t have the slaves they couldn’t get there plants.

13 Shelters  If you were poor then you would live in a house dug in the ground  If you were middle class than you would live in a 1 to 2 room house usually having an attic.  If you were rich in the south than your family would live your life on a plantation with slaves.

14 Furnishings  Furnishings in the colonial times were usually made of wood and looked very delicate. Unlike todays they were very elegant and the ones today are made in factories.

15 Webligraphy  d_States#List_of_the_Founding_Fathers d_States#List_of_the_Founding_Fathers         onial_life.html onial_life.html


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