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1 Bellringer Turn to your LIST section, be ready to begin, and prepare to win a Tootsie Pop!

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3 Everglades NP -Florida -Made up of 10,000 islands -Largest wilderness area east of the Mississippi -Only place in the world where the American crocodile and American alligator coexist -Sawgrass blades have been known to cut through clothing

4 Massachusetts Colonies 1. Describe the beginnings of two religiously-inspired colonies, Plymouth and Massachusetts Bay. 2. Understand the importance of the Mayflower Compact.

5 Puritans What: Group of individuals from England who were persecuted for their beliefs and decided to move to the New World for religious freedom When: 1620 (Plymouth) 1630 (Mass. Bay) Significance: Brought Protestantism to America as well as the idea of religious freedom

6 Mayflower Compact What: Agreement made by Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower that said everyone would obey the same laws When: 1620 Significance: Set a precedent for self-government in New England and also allowed Plymouth to survive

7 I. Pilgrims Settle Plymouth A. Reason to Move B. Mayflower Voyage C. Life in Plymouth

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14 I. Pilgrims Settle Plymouth A. Reason to Move B. Mayflower Voyage C. Life in Plymouth

15 "In the name of God, Amen. We, whose names are underwritten, the Loyal Subjects of our dread Sovereign Lord, King James, by the Grace of God... do by these presents, solemnly and mutually in the Presence of God and one of another, covenant and combine ourselves together into a civil Body Politick, for our better Ordering and Preservation, and Furtherance of the Ends aforesaid; And by Virtue hereof to enact, constitute, and frame, such just and equal Laws, Ordinances, Acts, Constitutions and Offices, from time to time, as shall be thought most meet and convenient for the General good of the Colony; unto which we promise all due submission and obedience.

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18 I. Pilgrims Settle Plymouth A. Reason to Move B. Mayflower Voyage C. Life in Plymouth

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20 Squanto by Kaitlin

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24 Homework 1. Textbook pg (Puritans Found Massachusetts) 2. Outline Mass Bay Founding a. John Winthrop b. Great Migration c. How gov’t worked


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