Vocabulary
People
Firsts
Feelings, Nothing more than feelings......
100

Colony

land controlled by a distant/foreign nation

100

Powhatan

native chief who negotiated with John Smith to trade and keep peace

100

There were 5 "firsts" what was one of them?

Teacher will check list.

100

Relations between the colonists and native people were strained.


What did William Tucker do to prove this?

  • Poisoned 200 natives after pretending to be nice

200

Yeoman

Farmer of small farms 



200

Chief Opechancanough

A Native chief who planned the massacre of 1622 against the colonists

200

There were 5 "firsts" what was one of them?

Teacher will check list

200

Relations between the colonists and native people were strained.


Who was kidnapped?

Pocahontas

300

Divine Right

belief that God gave you the right to rule

300

Lord de la Warr

Made all the people leaving Jamestown go back and rebuild

300

There were 5 "firsts" what was one of them?

Teacher will check list.

300

Relations between the colonists and native people were strained.


What did Chief Opechancanough do?

Planned a massacre of the colonists.

400

London Company

used to be known as Virginia Company, paid for the colony in Virginia, many people bought stock in it

400

Who were John Rolfe and Pocahontas, and why were they important to the Jamestown colony?

Pocahontas was a Native princess who married John Rolfe. She helped to keep the peace between natives and colonists until she left for England,  He made the sweet variety of tobacco



400

There were 5 "firsts" what was one of them?

Teacher will check list.

400

Relations between the colonists and native people were strained.


What was happened during the Starving Time?

Native people wouldn't let colonists leave their homes to fish or hunt.

500

What is the difference between enslaved people and indentured servants?

Enslaved people did not choose to work for someone-they were forced into it, were not paid or able to leave

Indentured servants worked for someone to pay off a debt; were usually released after 4-7 years

500

George Percy and Thomas Dale were both governors of Jamestown.  What were each known for?

Percy:  carried out brutal attack on the natives

Dale: built Henrico

500

There were 5 "firsts" what was one of them?

Teacher will check list.

500

Relations between the colonists and native people were strained.


What did George Percy do?

  • in August 1610-he went after the natives and brutally kills many of them (wants them all gone)

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