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History Ch. 1-7

CCA 4th Grade History
STUDY
PLAY
Australia
CONTINENT with only ONE COUNTRY
Asia
continent Columbus was trying to reach
North America
continent that contains Canada, Mexico & the United States
Antarctic
continent at the BOTTOM of the WORLD
Africa
continent Vaso da Gama sailed around from Portugal to Asia
Pacific Ocean
ocean that touches the WEST Coast of the United States
Arctic Ocean
most NORTHERN ocean and the COLDEST ocean
Indian Ocean
ocean BETWEEN AFRICA and AUSTRALIA
Atlantic Ocean
ocean that touches the EAST coast of the United States
Massachusetts
settled to be a refuge for the PURITANS
St. Augustine
the first permanent EUROPEAN settlement in the New World
Quebec
the first permanent FRENCH settlement in the New World
New France
the first name for CANADA
San Salvador
the place where COLUMBUS FIRST LANDED
Mayflower
the pilgrims came to America on this SHIP
Plymouth
the name of the FIRST PILGRIM SETTLEMENT
Pennsylvania
a REFUGE for the QUAKERS
Maryland
a REFUGE for the CATHOLICS
New York
ENGLAND, FRANCE AND HOLLAND claimed this land
Rhode Island
colony first to offer complete RELIGIOUS FREEDOM
Georgia
POOR people and PRISONERS first settled here
New England Primer
used by MILLIONS OF CHILDREN for over 150 years
Fishing
major INDUSTRY in New England
Corn
CHIEF FOOD CROP in the new colonies
Benjamin Franklin
invented the ROCKING CHAIR; good friend of GEORGE WHITEFIELD
Harvard
the FIRST COLLEGE in America
George Whitefield
started the first ORPHANAGE in America
James Oglethorpe
founded the colony of GEORGIA
Roger Williams
founded the colony of RHODE ISLAND
John Smith
leader of JAMESTOWN who made people WORK FOR FOOD
William Penn
founded the colony of PENNSYLVANIA
Christopher Dock
greatly influenced AMERICAN SCHOOLS
Thomas Hooker
founder of CONNECTICUT