• Bellwork 08-30/08-31 

    In complete sentences explain what you think the challenges will be for the people starting new colonies in North America. 




     Bellwork 08-29 

    In complete sentences explain what you think the purposes were for the British to start colonies in North America.  

    (Hint: there were many different reasons) 


     Bellwork 08-28 

    Prepare to receive a chromebook and login using your student account. 


    Bellwork 08-27 

    How did Europeans change life in the Americas? 

    How did Columbus’s voyages lead to a new exchange between Europe, Africa, and the Americas?  



    Bellwork 08-15 

    In complete sentences answer the following questions: 

    1. What is one thing you did this summer that you enjoyed and would want to do again? 
    1. What is one of the greatest accomplishments you have achieved in your life? 
    1. List something interesting about history to you, or something you would like to learn about history? 



    Bellwork 08-16/08-17 

    Follow backpack procedures and prepare to receive map packets and instructions. Be prepared to explain how many oceans, continents, and hemispheres there are in the world. 



    Bellwork 08-21 

    How might Europeans travelling to North and South America change life back in Europe, and how might it change life in the Americas? 



    Bellwork 08-22  

    In complete sentences explain why European nations were willing to spend so much of their wealth to explore the Atlantic Ocean. 


    Bellwork 08-23/08-24 

    In complete sentences compare the different cultures of Native Americans, Africans, and Europeans. How were they different and how were they alike? 


    If you were given the opportunity to become a crew member on one of the European ships crossing the Atlantic would you do it? Why or why not?