13 Colonies Project - Create a Commercial and Poster to Advertise a New Colony
13 Colonies - 13 Colonies Project - Commercial Skit and Advertisement - A great final project when studying Colonial America. Students choose one of the 13 colonies to research and then they are responsible for creating a commercial skit and advertisement persuading Europeans to move there!
This non-fiction close read and map activity focuses on climate, geography, and economies of the early American colonies. First, students will read about the original 13 colonies in order to gain a better understanding of how climate and geography played a big role in shaping economy.