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Colonial New England

Colonial New England

Challenges & Opportunities

Available to teachers only as part of the Teaching Colonial New England Teacher Pass


Teaching Colonial New England Teacher Pass includes:

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Sample of Challenges & Opportunities


The more things change, the more they stay the same. 

By the end of the seventeenth century, the religious drive of New England's Puritan founding generation had faded, but religion still played a prominent role in the colony. Therefore we have included activities that encourage your students to examine the persisting influence of religion in New England.