Type
Crossword
Description

The word carved into a tree left behind by the English settlers croatoan
The __________________ (nationality) were the first people to land at Roanoke English
In 1584 Sir Walter _______________ sent explorers to set up a new colony Raleigh
The first child of English parents born in America's name was _____________ Virginia Dare
He was the Governor of Roanoke John White
Governor White left Roanoke in 1587 to get more ___________________ supplies
The Colony of Roanoke what located in what state of the United States North Carolina
John White left Roanoke for _________________ years three
England was at war with this country when John White returned to London Spain
What happened to the colony at Roanoke is still a ___________________ Mystery
Governor John White returned to Roanoke in 1590 and everyone had ________ Disappeared
Term for having a settlement with no people Abandoned
There was one human __________________ (group of bones) left at Roanoke. Skeleton
English settlers had to catch lots of this aquatic animal to live on an island Fish
The colony of Roanoke was established on this continent North America

Jamestown Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Who came to rescue Jamestown in 1608 Captain John Smith
What word was carved into a doorpost Croatoan
What country took over North America in 1497 England
Who won the battle between the Spanish and English English
What did the people of Roanoke focus on instead of food Gold
What did the English and Natives have by 1616 Good Relationship
In 1609, John left with Pocahontas due to a what Gunpowder Explosion
What was the third attempted colony called Jamestown
What was saved again by new English settlers Jamestown
Who made the same mistakes as Columbus John Cabot
Who was their new leader of Roanoke for their second colony John White
Why did they name the new colony Jamestown King James
What disease did the mosquitoes carry in the area of Jamestown Malaria
Who decided to let the new settlers starve Native Americans
Where was the Roanoke colony set up at North Carolina
Smith and Pocahontas helped keep what between the Natives and English Peace
What did they build their settlement on for the second try Peninsula
Who did the new English settlers capture so the Natives wouldn't attack them Pocahontas
Who started the Roanoke colony Sir Walter Raleigh
By what time were there only 12% of the people who survived the winter Spring
While John and Pocahontas were gone, there was a time period called what Starving Time
Who had to eat dogs, rats, and even human corpses The English
How many ships did they use to take the settlers to Jamestown Three
How long did John White have to wait to return to his colony Three Years
Since they were running out of food, what did they do to get it without working hard Trade with Natives

Exploration and Colonization Vocabulary ! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the widespread exchange of animals, plants, diseases, and technology Columbiamn Exchange
an English solider and sailor, who helped establish Jamestown John Smith
people who were forced into labor for a certain period of time Indentured Servants
In 1587, the earliest attempt at a permanent English colony in the New world Lost Colony
The first permanent English colony in North America established in 1607 Jamestown
A viable financial structure Jointstockcomapny
he governor who had failed to address the demands of the colonists regarding their safety Bacons Rebellion
The first legislative assembly of elected representatives House of Burgesses
The overthrowing of King James of England in 1688 Glorious Revolution
Governor of Sir Walter Raleigh's failed attempt at a permanent settlement on Roanoke island John White

The 13 Colonies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Founded in North America in 1682 by William Penn in Philadelphia it is the 12th colony. Pennsylvania
Founded in 1607 by John Smith in Jamestown it is the first colony during that time it was the starving time. Virginia
This is the second colony founded in 1626 by Peter Minuit on Manhattan Island. New York
John Winthrop and other colonists founded this colony in 1630 this is the third colny. Massachusetts
Founded in 1633 by Lord Baltimore a major city in this colony is Baltimore it is the 4th colony. Maryland
Land of the Brave this colony was founded in 1636 by Roger Williams and others at Providence. Rhode Island
This colony was founded by Thomas Hooker in 1636 at Hartford a city in this colony is New Haven. Connecticut
Founded in 1638 by John Mayson and established by John Wheelwright it is the seventh colony. New Hampshire
Peter Minuit founded this colony along with Sweden company in 1638. Reason for founding is trade and profits. Delaware
This colony was founded in 1653 by Virginia colonists a major city in this colony is Raleigh. North Carolina
English colonists founded this colony in 1663 this colony was one of the warmest colonies in North America. South Carolina
Named after the British Island of Jersey situated in the English Channel founded in 1664. New Jersey
This is the last colony and it was founded in 1732 by James Oglethorpe a major city in this colony is Savannah. Georgia

The Lost Colony of Roanoke Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Colonist
Colony
CROATOAN
England
John White
North Carolina
Queen Elizabeth
Roanoke
Settler
Ship
Sir Walter Raleigh
Virginia Dare

The Roanoke Colony Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

disappeared
croatoan
drought
august
boat
john white
virginiadare
england
roanoke
spanish
indians
ellinor dare
Artifact
Sir Walter Raleigh
Site X

The Lost Colony Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who did the Queen hire to see that ships were ready to take explorers to look for the new world? Sir Walter Raleigh
Who was the first governor hired, and took the first group to the new world? Ralph Lane
Where did the colonist land and set up their settlement? Roanoke Island
Who was the first English child born in the new world? Virginia Dare
Who was the governor of the second group of colonist to venture to the new world? John White
What happened that kept John White from returning with supplies? War with Spain
Who was the Queen of England at the time? Queen Elizabeth II
He was notorious for raiding Spanish ships stealing gold. Sir Francis Drake
What was found carved in a tree? Croatoan
What was the fence around a settlement called? Palisade
Who was the Native American that went back to England? Manteo
What is a group of What is a settlement called? Colony
Which explorer thought he was close to the Pacific Ocean? Giovanni Verranzo
This explorer died at sea when his ship sunk. Humphrey Gilbert
What was the first permanent settlement? Jamestown
A document issued by the queen to give sailors permission to explorers. Charter
Sailors that were given permission to search ships for treasure. Privateer

j a m e s t o w n Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where was the Roanoke colony set up at? North Carolina
Who had to eat dogs, rats and even humans? The English
What was the third attempted colony called? Jamestown
Who was the leader of Jamestown? John smith
What did the Powhatan teach them to grow? Tobacco
Why did they name the colony 'jamestown'? King James
What disease did the mosquitos carry to jamestown? Malaria
Who was the new leader of Roanoke for their second colony? John White
John smith and pocahontas helped keep what between the Natives and English Peace
Who won the battle between the Spanish and English English
Who came to rescue Jamestown in 1608 Captain JohnSmith
Who established the rule 'do not work do not eat' John Smith
Who established Jamestown? King James I
When was Jamestown established May 16, 1607
How long was the voyage to Jamestown? 144 days
Who were the people living there before called? Powhatan Indians
Who arrived at Jamestown? Men
how many women arrived at jamestown in 1608? Two
What was John Smith's job? Council
What was the major export from Virginia to England? Tobbacco

Social Studies Chapter 3 Settlements Take Root Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

led an exploring party across the Atlantic in 1584. Sir Walter Raleigh
a long period of time without rain drought
carved into a tree on the Lost Colony Croatoan
hoped to establish an English Colony in North America Queen Elizabeth I
ruler of a country monarch
benefited from selling gold and silver in North America Spanish
gave Spanish settlers the right to control Native Americans encomienda
a system for ranking people according to power or wealth class structure
the most powerful people in New Spain, born in Spain peninsulares
born to Spanish parents in New Spain and could own land creoles
the oldest European settlement in North America St Augustine
someone who travels to a new land to persuade other to believe a particular religion missionary
the native group the Spanish had friendly relations with and were allowed to continue to govern themselves Timucuas

The English Colonies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the first permanent english settlement in North America JAMESTOWN
took control of the colony and built a fort in 1608 JOHNSMITH
introduced a new type of tobacco that sold well in New England JOHNROLFE
paid their journey to America INDENTURED SERVANTS
establishes the colony of pennslvania WILLIAM PENN
puritan leader who served as a governor of Massachsetts JOHN WINTHROP
publicly discussed religious ideas that some leaders thought were radical ANNE HUTCHINSON
protestants who wanted to reform the Church of England PURITANS
a member of a Puritan's Separatist sect that left England in the early 1600's to settle in the Americas PILGRIMS
a person who moves to another country after leaving his or her homeland IMMIGRANTS
a document written by the Pilgrims establishing themselves as a political society and setting guidelines for self-government MAYFLOWER COMPACT
Squanto taught the Pilgrims native farming methods and helped them establish relations with the Wampanoag TISQUANTUM
made up one of the largest religious groups in New Jersey QUAKERS
crops that are always needed STAPLE CROPS
he was forced to surrender New Netherland to the English PETER STUYVESANT
people talked about and decided on issues of local interest, such as paying for schools TOWN MEETING
a system in which goods and slaves were traded among the Americas, Britain, and Africa TRIANGULAR TRADE
a religious movement that swept through the colonies in the 1730's and 1740's GREAT AWAKENING
a philosopher that thought people had natural rights such as equality and liberty. JOHN LOCKE
a movement that took place during the 1700's to spread the idea that reason and logic could improve society ENLIGHTENMENT
he surrender in 1766 PONTIAC
American Indian princess, she saved the life of John Smith when he was captured POCAHONTAS
an attacked led by Nathaniel Bacon against American Indians and the colonial government in Virginia BACON'S REBELLION
laws passed in the colonies to control slaves SLAVE CODES
grown only enough for yourself SUBSISTENCE FARMING

The Southern Colonies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the year georgia was founded seventeen thirty two
the state King Charles l and ll were named after North Carolina
what were the indians of maryland Yaocomico
who was virginia named after Queen Elizabeth
what was a major settlement in virginia Jamestown
who was the man who created the first town in North Carolina John Lawson
there was 100,572 what in north carolina slaves
where did theimports of north carolina come from england
what was the word that John White found carved on a tree CROATOAN
what was a common relgion in the colonies Anglican
how many hurricanes were in south carolina four
who was the founder of the georgia colony james oglethorpe
what was an important crop in maryland tobacco