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City Upon A Hill:
Colonists As Reformers
History and Social Science Framework Connections (Learning Standards):
3.4: Explain how
the Puritans and Pilgrims differed and identify early leaders in Massachusetts,
such as John Winthrop; describe the daily life, education, and work
of the Puritans in the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
5.7: Identify some of the major leaders and groups responsible for
the founding of the original colonies in North America.
5.8: Identify the links between the political principals and practices
developed in ancient Greece and such political institutions and practices
as written constitutions and town meetings of the Puritans.
5.9: Explain the reasons that the language, political institutions,
and political principals of what became the United States of America
were largely shaped by English colonists even though other major European
nations also explored the New World.
5.10: On a map of North America, identify the first 13 colonies and
describe how regional differences in climate, types of farming, populations,
and sources of labor shaped their economies and societies through
the 18th centuries