SS8H2 The student will analyze the colonial period of Georgia’s history.
a. Explain the importance of James Oglethorpe, the Charter of 1732, reasons for settlement (charity, economics, and defense), Tomochichi, Mary Musgrove, and the city of Savannah.
b. Evaluate the Trustee Period of Georgia’s colonial history, emphasizing the role of the Salzburgers, Highland Scots, malcontents, and the Spanish threat from Florida.
c. Explain the development of Georgia as a royal colony with regard to land ownership, slavery, government, and the impact of the royal governors.The choice board will help direct your learning for this unit. Please follow the instructions as outlined on the choice board.RESOURCES FOR SECTION 1 OF THE CHOICE BOARD:Option 2 Exceed the standard assignment - Use the following link to view all of the PPTS and vidoes associated with H2. You are required to take notes from the three PPTs and videos. Use the SS8H2 standard to help guide you as you take your notes. In order to complete this option, you will need to show your notes to your facilitator and answer these QUESTIONS. Here is the link to the site to get started: http://exceedthestandard.weebly.com/ss8h2.htmlOption 4 Reading Questions - These questions will help guide your reading and note taking. Reading QuestionsGeneral Resources - The following resources will help further your understanding of the topics covered in this unit.
Ideally, you will complete this unit no later than 10-30-15.
- Background information on the places and people covered in this standard: http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/georgia-studies-historical-understandings#SS8H2
- Use the attached file and look at links 3-7 on pages 2 and 3: Reviewing History Standards
- PowerPoint covering this standard: SS8H2 PPT