Welcome: The First American Colonies
Description: This webquest focuses on the following six of the thirteen original colonies: Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Georgia. Through the use of the internet and books, researchers will learn why the colonies were founded, the geography and climate, what jobs were available and who could participate in the government.
Grade Level: 3-5
Curriculum: Social Studies
Keywords: Thirteen colonies, colonies, American colonies, colonial life, first colonies, New World, Jennifer Sprenzel
Author(s): Jennifer Sprenzel