Type
Word Search
Description

escape
walrus
ancestor
recent
agreement
compact
pilgrim
persecution
voyage
elasticity
publicity
ethnicity
criticize
authenticity
eagle
horizon
novel
single
Massachusetts
June

Thanksgiving Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

England
maize
celery
symbol
Thursday
third
Abraham Lincoln
Sarah Hale
yams
wishbone
Wampanoag Indians
voyage
vegetables
customs
tradition
thankful
tablecloth
sweet potato
settlers
ham
turkey
Pecan pie
pumpkin pie
Plymouth
Pilgrim
November
Native American
Mayflower
Massachusetts Bay Colony
holiday
harvest
gravy
grateful
gobble
friends
football
feast
Squanto
family
cranberries
cornucopia
cornbread
Colonists
celebrate
casserole
New World
bread
beans
bake
autumn
acorn

Original 13 Colonies Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Travler Pilgrim
a crop grown to be sold cash crop
person/institution that owes a sum of money debtors
supporting democracy or its principles democratic
blue dye obtained from various plants indigo
Wampanoag leader who waged King Phillip's War with New England Metacom
a large area of land where crops are grown plantation
a person who follows strict moral rules and who believes that pleasure is wrong puritans
A member of the Religious Society of Friends Quakers
a type of colonial administration of the British overseas territories royal colony
state laws established to determine the status of slaves and the rights of their owners slave codes
Patuxet man who assisted the Pilgrims after their first winter in what is now Massachusetts Squanto
a form of government in which a country is ruled by religious leaders theocracy
water that flows over land during high tide Tidewater
a plant that produces leaves which are smoked in cigarettes, pipes, etc. tobacco
A Puritan religious leader of the seventeenth century Roger Williams
a remote undeveloped rural area backcountry
an important participant in the Antinomian Controversy Anne Hutchinson
an English real estate entrepreneur, early Quaker William Penn
an agreement reached by the Pilgrims on the Mayflower in 1620 Mayflower Compact

Colonization Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where did Great Britain send unwanted people Georgia
Religious movement in the colonies during the early 1700s Great Awakening
Which region had the longest growing season Southern
What region made great boats New England
What region was nick named the bread basket Middle
What group settled in Plymouth Massachusetts Pilgrims
What group wanted to purify the Church of England and had to glee to America because of religious persecution Puritans
Who was kicked out of the puritans church and then founded Rhode Island Roger Williams
Who was kicked out of the puritans church then founded the fundamental orders of Connecticut Thomas Hooker
The New England colonies were settled for _______ Religious reasons
What was written by the pilgrims in 1602 Mayflower compact
What was the first representative government V.H.O.B.
What was the first written constitution in the colonies F.O.O.C.
Who founded Pennsylvania WilliamPenn
What group had religious tolerance, abolition of slavery, nonviolence and women's rights Quakers
Who founded Georgia James Oglethorpe

Thirteen Colonies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the people who traveled by boat from England and created the first permanent settlement in New England at Plymouth in 1620 Pilgrim
A member of the Religious Society of Friends, a Christian movement founded by George Fox c. 1650. Quakers
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of God or a god. Theocracy
Water brought or affected by tides. Tidewater
Pawtuxet Indian, later of the Wampanoag tribe in what is now Massachusetts. Squanto
A person or institution that owes a sum of money. Debtors
The founder of the colony of Georgia JamesOglethorpe
Hostility and ill-treatment, especially because of race or political of religious beliefs. Persecution
pertaining to or characteristic of a people, especially a group (ethnic group) sharing a common and distinctive culture, religion, language, or the like. EthnicDiversity
A tropical plant of the pea family, which was formerly widely cultivated as a source of dark blue dye. Indigo
A person under contract to work for another person for a definite period of time, usually without pay but in exchange for free passage to a new country. IndenturedServants
When people allow other people to think or practice other religions and beliefs. ReligiousTolerance
The Middle colonies were referred to this. BreadbasketColonies
An estate on which crops such as coffee, sugar, and tobacco are cultivated by resident labor. Plantation
A type of British colony mostly in North America and the Caribbean in the 17th century. ProprietaryColony
A member of a group of English Protestants of the late 16th and 17th centuries who regarded the Reformation of the Church of England under Elizabeth as incomplete and sought to simplify and regulate forms of worship. Puritans
An agreement reached by the Pilgrims on the ship the Mayflower in 1620, just before they landed at Plymouth Rock. MayflowerCompact
A Puritan spiritual adviser, mother of 15, and an important participant in the Antinomian Controversy that shook the infant Massachusetts Bay Colony from 1636 to 1638. AnneHutchinson
Sparsely inhabited rural areas. Backcountry
State laws established to determine the status of slaves and the rights of their owners. Slavecodes

The Pilgrims Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Hunt
Fish
Atlantic
AppleCider
Freedoom
Religion
Mayflower
Massachusetts
Squanto
NativeAmericans
Wampanoag
Indians
Corn
Plymouth
England
Turkey
Thanksgiving
Pilgrims

Refugee week word search

Type
Word Search
Description

compassion
persecution
hope
torture
syria
violence
camps
saftey
journey
asylum
displaced
awareness
trauma
Homeless
Escape
War
Scared
Hungry
Boat
Refugee

Chapter 4 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An economic system based on private ownership and on the investment of money in business ventures in order to make a profit Capitalism
A conflict between Britain and France for control of territory in North America French and Indian War
A business in which investors pool their wealth for a common purpose, then share the profits joint stock company
The voyage that brought captured Africans to the West Indies, and later to North and South America, to be sold as slaves Middle Passage
A person of mixed Spanish and Native American ancestry mestizo
A global transfer of plants, animals, and diseases that occurred during the European colonization of the Americas Columbian Exchange
land controlled by another nation colony
A group of people who, in 1620, founded the colony of Plymouth in Massachusetts to escape religious persecution in England Pilgrims
The transatlantic trading network along which slaves and other goods were carried between Africa, England, Europe, the West Indies, and the colonies in North America Triangular Trade
A grant of land made by Spain to a settler in the Americas, including the right to use Native Americans as laborers on it encomienda
The Spanish soldiers, explorers, and fortune hunters who took part in the conquest of the Americas in the 16th century conquistadors
A group of people who sought freedom from religious persecution in England by founding a colony at Massachusetts Bay in the early 1600s puritans
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase their wealth and power by obtaining large amounts of gold and silver and by selling more goods than they bought mercantilism
The buying, transporting, and selling of Africans for work in the Americas Atlantic Slave Trade
The conquistador that conquered the Inca Empire Francisco Pizarro
An Inca Ruler Atahualpa
A colony claimed by English settlers in 1607, named after the English King Jamestown
The Dutch holding in North America New Netherland
An explorer who landed in the Bahamas in 1492 when searching for India Christopher Columbus
The Native American ruler also known as King Philip Metacom
The French colonial empire in North America New France
A Spaniard that landed on the shores of Mexico in 1519 Hernando Cortes

American Government Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Colony where assembly representatives were first elected. Jamestown
The ____ Compact was written by the Pilgrims on their ship. Mayflower
The Pilgrims were the first colonists who had ideas about ____. Democracy
Left England to avoid belonging to the Church of England. Pilgrims
State where the first constitution was written (1639). Connecticut
A _____ is a written plan for setting up a government. Constitution
Public system set up with tax money. School
John Peter Zenger was a ____ publisher. Newspaper
The Constitution of 1787 took many ___ from early colonial constitutions. Ideas
___ would not allow people in their colony to worship as they pleased. Puritans
The Pilgrims could ___ for their leaders. Vote
Today, people have the right to ___ as they please. Worship

ENglish Colonization Crossword Review

Type
Crossword
Description

A company backed by investors where each person receives partial ownership joint stock company
a colony established as a refuge for Catholics Maryland
a New England Colony that guaranteed Religious Freedom Rhode Island
these workers, who were forced to come to America, were found mostly in the Southern Colonies Enslaved Africans
Georgia was founded as a refuge for these people debtors
a colony that had a governor appointed by the king royal colony
a written contract issued by a government charter
co-founder of Rhode Island, fled Massachusetts Anne Hutchinson
a crop that made Jamestown prosperous tobacco
the ship that brought the Pilgrims to Plymouth Mayflower
the movement of thousands of Purtians to the New England colonies Great Migration
a person who sold their labor in return for passage to America indentured servants
a Separatist group that fled England and settled in Plymouth Pilgrims
a set of laws agreed to by the Pilgrim men aboard the Mayflower, established majority rule Mayflower Compact
a colony owned by one or two individuals proprietary colony
first permanent English Settlement in America jamestown
a religious group that settled in Pennsylvania with William Penn Quakers
created in 1619, the first representative assembly in the colonies House of Burgesses
the first Constitution in the colonies, _________________ of Connecticut Fundamental Orders
a type of crop grown for profit cash
main reason the New England Colonies were established religious freedom

The New England Colonies Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

slave codes
proprietary
cashcrop
quakers
puritans
thanksgiving
precedent
persecution
may flower compact
established church
Pilgrim