Era 2 - Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763)
Standards of Achievement

 Formation of European Colonies
I. Motivations for Colonization 
II. Family Life 
III. Interaction with Native Americans 
IV. Spanish Colonization
V. Overview of Thirteen Colonies

 African Slave Trade
The Economics of the African Slave Trade 

 Political and Religious Institutions
Religion and the Founding of the American Republic 
History of Freedom of Religion in America

 Development of Agriculture and Commerce
Understanding the Colonial Period Through Economic Theory
Yankee Seafaring and Merchant Trade
Prince George's County

U.S. History Chronology 
Chronology of the History of Slavery 
Order of the Founding of the Colonies
Colonial Period - Year by Year Description of Events
Birth of a Nation Timeline


The Colonial Web 
Colonial American Gazette