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Discussion & Essay Questions

Available to teachers only as part of the Teaching Jamestown & Early Colonial VirginiaTeacher Pass

Teaching Jamestown & Early Colonial Virginia Teacher Pass includes:

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Sample of Discussion & Essay Questions


    Big Picture

    1. In what ways did the Virginia colony eventually deviate from the plans of visionaries like Hakluyt?
    2. Why did the colonists deviate from the plan?
    3. What role do visionaries play in history?
    4. Who are the visionaries of our society today?