The following collection of worksheets explores the thirteen English colonies that eventually became the foundation for the United States of America. Your students will study different settlements, individual colonies, famous people, important events, and more. Activities include short reading passages, map work, timelines, comparative pieces, a state capitals quiz, etc. Answer keys have been provided for each questionnaire. Note: Some questionnaires require the students to use other sources of information beyond the worksheet itself in order to answer the questions.
Fun Fact: Virginia Dare was the first child of English parents born in the New World, in 1587 in the Roanoke Colony of North Carolina.