Unit 1: Exploration and Colonial America
  1. Chapter 1: Discovery and Settlement of the New World, 1400-1500
    1. Lesson 1: The First Americans
      1. Topic 1: Pre-Columbian Era
      2. Topic 2: Christopher Columbus
      3. Topic 3: [[@http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hernán_Cortés|cortes]] Cortes defeats the Aztecs
    2. Lesson 2: Europe and the Impulse for Exploration
      1. Topic 1: Commerce
      2. Topic 2: Technological Factors
      3. Topic 3: Rise of Nation-States
      4. Topic 4: Exchanges
    3. Lesson 3: Spanish and French Exploration
      1. Topic 1: Spanish Explorers additional link
      2. Topic 2: French Explorers
      3. Topic 3: Mission System
  2. Chapter 2: English Colonies, 1600-1650
    1. Lesson 4: The First English Settlements
      1. Topic 1: The Jamestown Colony
      2. Topic 2: The Plymouth Colony
    2. Lesson 5: The Northern Colonies
      1. Topic 1: Massachusetts Bay Colony
      2. Topic 2: The Puritan Religion
      3. Topic 3: Dissension in the Bay Colony
    3. Lesson 6: The Middle Chesapeake and Southern Colonies
      1. Topic 1: New York and New Jersey
      2. Topic 2: Pennsylvania and Delaware
      3. Topic 3: Maryland , Carolina , and Georgia
  3. Chapter 3: American Society Takes Shape, 1650-1763
    1. Lesson 7: Colonial Life
      1. Topic 1: Origins of Slavery
      2. Topic 2: Diversity
      3. Topic 3: Family and Social Life
    2. Lesson 8: Scientific and Religious Transformations
      1. Topic 1: The Enlightenment
      2. Topic 2: The Great Awakening
    3. Lesson 9: The French and Indian War
      1. Topic 1: North American Alliance
      2. Topic 2: Proclamation of 1763

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