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Key People of the English Colonies

Key People of the English Colonies

Author: Josh Arnold

Identify the impact of key colonial figures on the economic,
political, and social development of the colonies.

Students will preview four common social studies terms then use the terms to identify the impact key colonial persons had on the development of the colonies. 

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Key Terms

Set of four key common social studies terms


Teacher Notes on Key Figures

Outline on the key people of the colonies


Source: Josh Arnold


Source: Josh Arnold

Key Colonial Figures matrix

Use the notes to show how each person impacted the English colonies socially, politically, or economically. Details about each person can be found in chapter 3 of your textbook.